Water had been pouring on to Waveney Terrace in Haverhill from the broken mains pipe at the rear of houses in Eden Road and Duddery Hill
The new collections start from November 11 and more than half of households will see a change of day to their collection of blue and black bins.
Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA) grant of £47, 652 will provide a new education, training and volunteer centre.
Volunteers from insurance firm AXA joined councillors, council workers and tradespeople.
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Number of fly-tips recorded rose from 114 from April to June 2018 to 200 over the same period this year
Volunteers came from many part of East Anglia to help out
Students gave their time to various activities within Haverhill
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More than 20 people took part in the two day litter blitz of the Chalkstone and Clements estates - and even recovered a knife from a playground.
"You wouldn't throw it out on to your own street, so why do it here," says parish council chairman after litter pick.