STORMY WEATHER: There are a few easy ways to know if there have been unexpected changes to your recycling day, choose which one works best for you!

  1. Use the Recycle Coach app. App subscribers are automatically notified if unexpected changes to the recycling schedule occur.
  2. Visit this website or our Facebook page to check for info updates.
  3. Subscribe to our automatic "Stay Informed" updates for emergency notifications- sent via text, email or phone call, your choice. (Click the three white lines next to the words "Recycling Information" in the blue information bar on this page. That will show show an expanded menu of options, including a link to "Stay Informed.")

Covid-19 Facility Impact:

The Division of Solid Waste Management & Recycling facilities (transfer station, recycling drop-off center, yard waste drop-off) are OPEN to the public, operating on the normal schedule, Monday - Saturday, 7am - 4:30pm. 

  • Administrative offices remain closed to the public. No in-person transactions are allowed in the office until further notice.
  • At this time all transactions must be paid by credit card or check, no cash payments. 
  • All customers must wear a mask/face covering and practice social distancing while on site.
  • If you need to obtain a recycling cart (via delivery) or need to have one repaired or exchanged, please place an order here:

Should you have any questions or need staff assistance, please send email to You may also call 301-600-2960, but note that office staff are still working remotely, please be patient and leave a message if your call is not answered immediately; we will return your call.

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
  • E-mail
  • And now you can use Facebook to ask questions and get recycling updates:
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