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Plastic Recycling Program Resumes

Last Updated on Dec 30, 2020 at 11:24am | Solid Waste and Recycling
The Garrett County Department of Solid Waste & Recycling is pleased to announce the #1 and #2 plastic recycling program is once again open for collection.

Please note only the Kings Run, Garrett Highway, Bumble Bee, Grantsville, and landfill locations are now available to start collecting #1 plastics and #2 plastics (with a neck).

Examples of #1 plastic are soda bottles, water bottles, salad dressing bottles, and #2 plastics are milk jugs, shampoo bottles, and conditioner bottles.

Please rinse plastics prior to putting them into the containers & remove lids. Labels may be left on the plastics.

If you should have any questions, please contact Kimberly Madigan, Recycling Coordinator, at 301.387.0322.
Note the holiday operating hours for the refuse collection sites and landfill are:
 
Thursday, December 31, 2020 - New Year’s Eve:
  • All collection sites are closed
  • The landfill, located at 3118 Oakland Sang Run Road, will be open from 8:00 a.m. to  2:00 p.m.
Friday, January 1, 2021 - New Year’s Day:
  • All collection sites are closed
  • The landfill is closed