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You, your family and/or business can "adopt" a road in Roswell. You just agree to pick up litter on it 6 times a year. A sign with your name on it is placed along the road you maintain. 770/641-3715

Roswell Recycling Center

Located at 11570 Maxwell Road, at the corner of Hembree Road and Maxwell Road. The Center is open seven days a week and accepts over 42 different items for recycling. For directions and hours of operation, call the Recycling Center at (770) 442-8822. If you have any questions, please contact Trevor Williams, Recycling Center Supervisor. Trevor can be reached at  or 770.442.8822. The Recycling Center Now Accepts: ELECTRONICS INCLUDING: Televisions, Computers, Monitors, Telephones. There is also a Goodwill Trailer on site for your household items that you would like to donate.        More

Roswell Noise Ordinances

Roswell Noise Ordinances prohibit noise from 10 p.m. to 7 a.m. during the week, and from 10 p.m. to 9 a.m. on weekends.

Stop Mailbox Advertisements

Want to stop getting advertisements taped to your mailbox or thrown on your driveway? Call the City of Roswell at 770-641-3780 and request they mail you a “No Handbill” sticker. Place the sticker on the front of your mailbox. If you receive unwanted handbills, simply call the number given above and ask to speak with Code Enforcement. They will contact the offender. Those in violation are subject to penalties including fines and possible revocation of their business license. Please note - Hand-bills from Community Associations and Non-Profit groups are not subject to this ban

Vacation House Watch

The Roswell Police Department offers a free service called “Vacation House Watch.” Police Officers will drive by and check on the security of your residence at least once during every patrol shift (3 times every 24 hours). The number to call to activate this service is 770-640-4100. When you call, ask to speak to Police Dispatch. They will ask you several questions including your dates of travel, emergency contact information, etc.

Stop Free Newspapers

If you do not want the free newspapers that are thrown into your driveway each week, you can stop delivery of them: For the Revue & News, call: 770-442-3278, Ext. 120 For the Roswell Neighbor, call: 770-428-9411 For the Atlanta JC Thursday Buyer’s Guide, call: 404-522-4141.

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