Utica, NY (WIBX) - For the 27th straight week, Utica Mayor Robert Palmieri will lead a team of workers into one of Utica's neighborhoods, putting into action his pledge to keep the city clean and safe.

Today's Quality of Life Sweep will begin at noon at the corner of Pleasant and Elm Streets.

Palmieri launched his sweeps on April 4th.

The mayor says the Quality of Life Sweeps will continue until the winter weather becomes prohibitive.