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No trash, recycling or yard materials collection on holiday; drop-off centers closed

Baltimore County government offices, and the District and Circuit Courts will be closed on Thursday, November 24 in recognition of the Thanksgiving Day holiday.  Health Department clinics and senior centers will be closed and CountyRide vans will not operate, and all branches of the Baltimore County Public Library will be closed on Thursday. Offices and facilities will operate with normal schedules on Friday, November 25, except for the courts which will be closed.

No Trash, Recycling or Yard Materials Collection on Thanksgiving Day; Drop-Off Centers Closed

Baltimore County residents whose trash or yard materials would normally have been collected on Thursday, November 24, should set it out on Thursday night for collection on Friday, November 25.  Residents whose single stream recycling would normally have been collected on Thursday, November 24, are asked to hold these recyclables until the next scheduled recycling collection day (Thursday, December 1).

Collections of all types may occur later than usual during the week following Thanksgiving. If a collection does not occur on the scheduled day during this period of time, the materials should be left out until collection occurs.

Trash and recycling drop-off centers, including the Eastern Sanitary Landfill, as well as County offices, will be closed on Thursday, November 24.  Drop-off centers will be open with normal hours Friday, November 25, and Saturday, November 26.

For more information, residents should visit the Bureau of Solid Waste Management web site at www.baltimorecountymd.gov/solidwaste or call 410-887-2000.

Free holiday parking Thanksgiving weekend

Baltimore County is making local shopping easier this holiday season with two hours of free meter parking. Parking will be free at 1,735 meters throughout Baltimore County Thanksgiving weekend, November 24-27. For last-minute shoppers, there also will be free meter parking December 21-25, just before Christmas and the start of Chanukah. 

Meters will be decorated with red “Seasons Greetings” bags in Catonsville, Towson, Parkville, Essex, Overlea, Pikesville, Arbutus, Stoneleigh, and Dundalk.

Keywords: holiday, thanksgiving

Trash and Recycling Collection Normal, Drop-off Facilities Open

 Baltimore County government offices, and the District and Circuit Courts, will be closed on Monday, February 15, in recognition of Presidents’ Day.  Health department clinics, libraries and senior centers will be closed, and CountyRide vans will not operate. Parking meters must be fed and Baltimore County Revenue Authority parking garages will be open as usual.

Trash and recyclables will be collected according to the normal schedule.  The County’s trash and recycling drop-off facilities will be open.  Residents can log onto www.baltimorecountymd.gov/solidwaste for more information about recycling and trash collection, including schedules and drop-off center locations and hours.  Residents may also call the Bureau of Solid Waste Management at 410-887-2000.


Most are Open on Christmas and New Year's Eves

Baltimore County government offices will be closed on Friday, December 25 in recognition of the Christmas Day holiday. Health Department clinics, Circuit and District Courts and senior centers will be closed, and CountyRide vans will not operate.

All County facilities, except for libraries, will be open regular hours on Christmas Eve.

Baltimore County government offices will be closed on Friday, January 1, in recognition of the New Year's Day holiday. Health Department clinics, Circuit and District Courts and senior centers will be closed, and CountyRide vans will not operate. On New Year's Eve, County facilities will be open regular hours, except for libraries, which will close at 5:30 p.m.

No Trash or Recycling Collections on December 25 and January 1

Baltimore County residents whose trash would normally have been collected on Friday, December 25, should set it out on Friday night to be collected on Saturday, December 26.

Baltimore County residents whose trash would normally have been collected on Friday, January 1, should set it out on Friday night to be collected on Saturday, January 2.

Residents whose single stream recycling collection normally would have occurred on December 25 and January 1, are asked to hold those recyclables until the next scheduled day for those items, Friday, January 8, or take them to one of the County's three drop-off centers.

Collections of all types may occur later than usual during the last week of December and the first week of January, because more material must be collected in fewer collection days. If a collection does not occur on the scheduled day during this period of time, the materials should be left out until collection occurs.

All trash and recycling drop-off facilities (including the Eastern Sanitary Landfill) and County offices will be closed on Friday, December 25 and Friday, January 1.  Drop-off facilities and County offices will be open with normal operating hours on Thursday, December 24 (Christmas Eve), and Thursday, December 31 (New Year's Eve), and trash and recycling will be collected on those days.

Residents can visit the Bureau of Solid Waste Management website or call 410-887-2000 for more information about recycling and trash collection, including drop-off center locations and hours.


 
 

Revised September 26, 2016