Fall/Winter Holiday Closures

The Division of Solid Waste and Recycling's public facilities (transfer station, recycling drop off, Citizen's Convenience Center) and administrative offices will be closed on the following dates:

  • Friday, November 11 - Veterans Day 
  • Thursday, November 24 - Thanksgiving

The County's residential recycling collections shift one day later than the normal schedule for the entire week after a facility closure.

Additionally, while the public facilities will be open, the DSWR administrative offices will be closed for business on:

  • Tuesday, November 8 - Election Day
  • Friday, November 25 - Thanksgiving office holiday
  • Friday, December 23 - Christmas office holiday

Want automatic notification of holiday closures and changes to the recycling schedule? If your household participates in Frederick County Government's recycling service, you can see your collection schedule, sign up to have it automatically sent to you as a pdf, or subscribe to automatic collection day and/or special event reminders. To do so, enter your address in the search box below. 

Please Note: If your house was built in the past year, it may not be part of this database yet. Simply enter your street's name (or a neighboring street) and select a nearby address to receive identical information.

Contact Us
We are located at 9031 Reichs Ford Road in Frederick, MD, 21704.  

  • Office hours: 7:30 am - 4:30 pm, Monday through Friday
  • Recycling/landfill site hours: 7 am - 4:30 pm Monday through Saturday
  • Phone: 301-600-2960
  • Email: recycle@FrederickCountyMD.gov
  • Join our Facebook community to ask questions, see event listings, and get helpful recycling tips: www.Facebook.com/FrederickRecycles