Trash Collection & Recycling

The City of Frederick provides for the collection and disposal of municipal solid waste from both residential and commercial City customers. View information for residential customers and information for commercial customers.

Upcoming Holiday Service Adjustments


Residential Trash Collection

  • There will be no trash collection service on Thursday, November 26, 2020.
    • If you usually set out your household trash on Wednesday evening for Thursday collection, please set your trash our Thursday evening for Friday collection. 
    • If you usually set out your household trash on Thursday evening for Friday collection, please set your trash out on Sunday evening for Monday collection.
  • All other trash routes remain as scheduled.

Residential Yard Waste Collection

  • There will be no yard waste collection on Thursday, November 26, 2020, or Friday, November 27, 2020. Yard waste collection will resume a regular schedule for those impacted the week of November 30, 2020.

Business District Trash Collection

  • Commercial Downtown Business trash will be collected on the regular schedule.  

 Recycling

  • Commercial Business Recycling Service (not residential):  Recycling will not be collected on Friday, November 27, 2020. It will return to the regular schedule on Monday, November 30, 2020.  
  • Residential Recycling: Refer to Frederick County Recycling holiday schedule at https://www.frederickcountymd.gov/1764/Recycling-Information.