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Current News, Events, and Press Releases

May 18, 2020 at 12:21pm
The Garrett County Department of Solid Waste & Recycling announces the landfill, located at 3118 Sang Run Road, will be closed on Monday, May 25, 2020 for the Memorial Day holiday.
Apr 24, 2020 at 7:20am
The 2019 Maryland Recycling Act Recycling Reports originally due on Wednesday, April 15, 2020 are now due on Friday, May 15, 2020.
Apr 6, 2020 at 11:40am
Due to the COVID-19 crisis, plastic recycling will be suspended as the contracted recycling company is no longer able to accept the #1 and #2 plastics.
Jul 21, 2016 at 3:04pm
The Maryland Department of the Environment is working with the Northeast Maryland Waste Disposal Authority to sample a cross section of waste brought to Maryland landfills by commercial haulers.
Apr 5, 2013 at 12:08pm
Northern Garrett County High School students & the Youghiogheny River Watershed Association received funding from the Maryalnd Dept. of the Natural Resources' Aquatic Resource's Education (ARM) grant.
Apr 5, 2013 at 9:44am
Now, transmission filters are also accepted in oil filter recycling program.
Nov 9, 2012 at 11:49am
8th Annual "Rethink Recycling" Sculpture Competition at Garrett College on Saturday, November 10, 2012
Nov 1, 2012 at 2:58pm
The Garrett County Landfill will resume a normal operating schedule at 8AM Friday November 2nd 2012. The following sites are fully re-opened: Friendsville and Bumble Bee Road.
Sep 25, 2012 at 4:38pm
Used Oil Filter pilot recycling program now available at Weber refuse & recycling site.