The Frederick County Office of Recycling is part of the Department of Solid Waste Management. Our offices are located within the landfill facilities located at 9031 Reichs Ford Road, Frederick MD 21704.
Office hours are 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. By calling 301-600-2960 you can reach any of the staff listed below or email the main office.
Acting Recycling Program Manager
This position oversees all recycling staff, operations, contracts and programs and prepares local, state and federal recycling reports, ensuring that the recycling programs comply with Maryland State standards. The Program Manager serves as the department's liaison with recycling program officers from other counties and state offices, as well as local communities and municipal leaders.
Recycling Administrative Specialist Email
Cheri can answer your questions about the County's recycling program as well as provide general assistance with residential curbside recycling inquiries and collection issues. She assists residents who wish to obtain a recycling cart or purchase a compost bin and is also the point of contact for organizations wishing to borrow the County's event recycling containers.
Recycling Outreach Program Analyst Email
Annmarie serves as the department’s public information officer and develops promotions, events, social media and general communication campaigns to encourage residents to recycle more and waste less. She leads facility tours for adult groups, can provide on- or off-site educational presentations for any local organization, and offers a wealth of materials for loan to teachers and homeschooling parents.
Recycling Collections Inspector Email
James works to ensure that the county's contracted recycling collection service runs smoothly. He performs field inspections to assess the effectiveness of local recycling activities. He serves as the intermediary between the county, the collection contractor and county residents and can provide education and resources to support the county's recycling goals.
(Position Currently Vacant)
Commercial Recycling Program Analyst
This staff liaison assists local organizations in their endeavors to recycle more and waste less. The Commercial Program Analyst can conduct a waste audit, assist with staff training, provide public presentations, help your organization design a user-friendly recycling program, and offer resources, tips and strategies to help reduce waste. This position also coordinates reporting of information to the Maryland Department of the Environment and can help businesses assess their recycling and waste data.
(Position Currently Vacant)
Residential Recycling Program Analyst
This position serves as the liaison between Frederick County's contracted service provider, residents and County government. The program analyst answers recycling questions and helps resolve curbside issues as well as assists with contract management, contractor oversight, and preparation of state reports. Staff serving in this role can provide background information and data specific to Frederick County's recycling programs.
Listings for all staff within the Division of Utilities and Solid Waste Management may be found online.