Illegal dumping found near Five Town Plaza in Springfield


There’s been a substantial increase in illegal dumping in Springfield during daylight hours.

Springfield’s Deputy Director of Code Enforcement says debris dumped near donation boxes on Allen Street has become an epidemic.

A 22News viewer took these pictures before dark at the Five Town Plaza.

She said this debris was dumped from a van early Tuesday evening near the donation box between Dunkin Donuts and Best Fitness.

The people who littered the property with mattresses, chairs and trash were never identified.

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