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County Waste Facilities To Close Early January 19

PRESS RELEASE

 

For immediate release:
January 19, 2024

For more information, contact: 
Britt Garner, Public Information Officer 
Department of the Environment 
BGarner@co.pg.md.us; 301-883-5985

 

County Waste Facilities To Close Early January 19 

Brown Station Road Sanitary Landfill remains open but remaining facilities to close at 1 p.m.

 

LARGO, MD – The Prince George’s County Department of the Environment announces the 1 p.m. early closure of the Brown Station Road Public Convenience Center and the Organics Composting Facility in Upper Marlboro, the Missouri Avenue Public Convenience Center in Brandywine, and the Materials Recycling Facility in Capitol Heights due to inclement weather.

 

Services located at the Brown Station Road Sanitary Landfill, including acceptance sites, remain open for regular operation hours today; and will continue to be monitored. Normal business hours are in effect for all facilities tomorrow, Saturday, January 20.

 

The following waste collection services and facilities are impacted, Friday, January 19, 2024, due to road and weather-related conditions:

 

Facility/Service January 19
Brown Station Road Sanitary Landfill (BSRSL) Open

Electronics Recycling Acceptance Site 

(Located at the BSRSL)

Open 
*Only open Thursday, Friday, and Saturday 

Household Hazardous Waste Acceptance Site 

(Located at the BSRSL)

Open 
*Only open Thursday, Friday, and Saturday
Brown Station Road Public Convenience Center 1 p.m. early closure
Missouri Avenue Public Convenience Center 1 p.m. early closure
 Organics Composting Facility 1 p.m. early closure
Materials Recycling Facility (1000 Ritchie Road) 1 p.m. early closure
Bulky Trash Collection (White goods/appliances and scrap tires; by appointment only) Friday appointments suspended, shift to Saturday and/or Monday
(Change in Schedule)
Trash Collection in County-Contracted Areas Friday collections suspended, shift to Saturday
(Change in Schedule)
Curbside Recycling Collection Friday collections suspended, shift to Saturday
(Change in Schedule)
Curbside Bulky Trash Collection Friday collections suspended, shift to Saturday
(Change in Schedule)
Curbside Food Scraps and Yard Trim Composting  Collection

Cancelled Monday, January 22, 2024 

Regular collections resume Monday, January 29, 2024
(Change in Schedule)

 

Yard trim and food scrap composting collections are canceled for Monday, January 22, so that haulers can service any missed collections from this week. Regular trash and recycling schedules will resume Tuesday, January 23. Regular composting collections will resume Monday, January 29.

Residents with scheduled Friday collections and missed collections from this week are reminded to leave their trash and recycling collection containers at the curbside, and that pickup can occur anytime from 6:30 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Visit mypgc.us for weather-related closures and alert information. To register a missed collection, contact PGC311 after 8 p.m., Monday – Friday, or submit a request for assistance online at PGC311.com

 

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