The City of Dunkirk Public Works Department announces that brush pickup will begin on Tuesday, September 2 in District A. District B will be picked up the week of September 8, District C will be picked up the week of September 15 and District D will be picked up the week of September 22.
Brush must be at the curb by7:30 amon the Monday of the respective collection week but no earlier than the previous Saturday. City crews will collect each area only once. Brush placed at the curb after the crews pass by will not be collected and will be ticketed as a violation of the City Code and property owners will be prosecuted. Brush should be bundled with string or twine no more than 4’ long, diameter of no more than 18” and shall weigh no more than 65 pounds. Bundles should be placed between the sidewalk and curb but should not be placed near any posts, trees, water or sewer boxes, etc. which could be damaged during removal operations. Brush placed on City property other than the area fronting the respective residential property will be ticketed.
City residents may also drop brush at the Public Works facility onLucas Avenue. Please refer to the 2014 Curbside Collection Schedule for further information.
The 4th Annual Tri-Dunkirk triathlon will take place this Sunday morning, August 24. People are urged to take caution in the First Ward, and more specifically, Wright Park area. Lakefront Blvd will be closed from N Ocelot to N Serval Sts. N. Serval will also be closed.
Bicyclists will be running South on N Serval, across Pine, and South on N Warsaw, making a left onto Lake Shore Drive. Expect some delays if driving on Lake Shore Drive Sunday morning.
Runners will be running along Lake Front Blvd (North side), along lake to the Pier. The Pier will be closed in the morning as well.
The entire race should be finished by 1:30pm.
Route 5 (Lake Shore Dr) in the City of Dunkirk is scheduled for repairs between Tuesday, August 12 through Friday, August 15. Additionally, Middle Rd from Lake Shore Dr E to CSX Railroad tracks will be closed for repairs on Wednesday, August 13. Please be observant for lane changes, construction personnel and slow moving construction equipment.
Please be advised that road construction will take place this week beginning today, August 12 on Lake Shore Drive from City Line to City Line. Middle Road construction will begin tomorrow, August 13. Please be advised, or take alternate routes.
City of Dunkirk Public Works has been informed that Middle Road from Lake Shore Drive to the tracks will be closed for milling on Wednesday, August 13.
Detours will be posted with alternate routes.
Found:Black long haired lab/beagle mix small dog, black collar, on Lincoln Ave. for info contact Dunkirk ACO @ 366-2266
Found-male Pit Bull, brown, scars on face, no collar or tags, found swimming and abandoned in the middle of the Dunkirk Harbor-rescued, friendly but thin, for info contact Dunkirk ACO @ 366-2266
There will be a flag football meeting Tuesday, August 5 at 6:00pm in the Recreation Conference Room (Stearns Building)