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Your Property Alerts

Join us in our mission to eliminate #dirtystreets! As a valued Foot Soldiers customer, your support can make a huge impact. We need your help to clean your block through our Adopt-A-Block Plan. We can help ensure yours never looks like the one. 

Updates
Monthly Updates

June

  1. Holiday Closures:

    1. Sunday, June 18th,  Father's Day 

    2. Monday, June 19th, Juneteenth. 

  2. Volunteer Opportunity: We're seeking members and community members to join in some block cleanups. Here are the current locations and dates. 

May 1

  1. Holiday Closures: Sunday, May 28th, for Memorial Day.

  2. Holidays Open for Business: May 5th for Cinco de Mayo (stay safe and don't drink and drive) and May 14th for Mother's Day!

  3. Service Updates: With spring here, Foot Soldiers is excited to launch new services for our clients! Stay tuned for more information. We're also introducing trash bin cleaning and extermination services.

  4. Weather Cancellations: We rarely have to cancel services due to bad weather, but if we do, our team will try to adjust your service day if possible.

April 4

  1. Holiday closures - Sunday, April 9th - No Services Ressurection Sunday. Your property may be rescheduled.

  2. ​Happy Ramadan, Mubarak, and Passover.

  3. Taxes are due on the 18th.

  4. Happy Earth Day, April 22nd.

  5. Remember that photos are attached to $0.00 invoices..

March 26

  1. We now comply with DSNY's new night trash removal requirements.

  2. To clean streets, we are hiring more porters. Please share with your community. 

March 15

  1. NYC Sanitation has announced new rules to reduce the time trash is left on the street for pickup. Starting April 1, 2023, garbage bags must be left directly on the curb after 8 pm.

  2. Starting Sunday, March 26, Foot Soldiers will adjust our hours to suit. 

    1. Business hours: 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm 

    2. Service hours will now be 8:00 pm - approximately midnight.

  3. If you want text notifications (OMW, start, and finish) turned off/on, text us your request. From now on, text us at (917) 994-9369. Please erase 929-930-5145 as our text number.

March 12

  1. Foot Soldiers have moved to a more stable platform for better documentation of when our porters arrive and the photos they take. 

  2. The client portal is no longer active and will be turned off completely soon. After each service, clients will receive service photos via email and upon request. 

  3. Clients will receive text notifications when employees are on their way, start, and finish the job. If you would like notifications turned off, please let us know.

Holidays

Based on the Sanitation pick-up schedule or Foot Soldier's closure, there will be no or limited services on the following holidays. Foot Soldiers will provide snow removal services if NYC streets are open during the snow season. 

  • New Years Day

  • Martin Luther King Day & Eve

  • Presidents' Day Eve

  • Easter Sunday

  • Memorial Day & Eve

  • Juneteenth Day

  • Independence Day & Eve

  • Labor Day & Eve

  • Columbus Day Eve

  • Veterans Day & Eve

  • Thanksgiving Day & Eve

  • Christmas Day & Eve

  • New Years Eve

Holidays
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