PLEASE NOTE: The landfill facilities will be closed on Saturday, July 4th for the Independence Day holiday. Additionally, the administrative offices will be closed on Friday, July 3 (the landfill remains open on Friday).
The Frederick County Department of Solid Waste Management operates the Reichs Ford Road Sanitary Landfill, which is accessible to businesses and residents for the disposal of waste generated in Frederick County only.
All transactions require a driver's license.
For customers with an out-of-county driver's license, proof of the address in Frederick County where waste was generated is required (such as a utility bill, tax bill, lease agreement, etc.)
All customers without an existing account must pay for transactions at time of service.
Acceptable forms of payment are personal/business checks, cashiers check, money order, cash, Discover, Visa, or Master Cards.
Use the links to the left for more information on the Reichs Ford Road Landfill and Recycling Drop Off site.
Residents' Guide to Waste Management in Frederick County
If you're looking for concise information on how, what and where to dispose or recycle items in Frederick County, download our comprehensive guidebook. In addition to information on recycling and waste reduction, this booklet serves as a complete residential guide to the Department of Solid Waste Management, from waste disposal programs, to maps of the facilities, contact phone numbers and much more.
To receive a printed copy by mail, please call 301-600-2890 or email your request.