Heat Warning in Effect

County urges caution during this severe weather event. Visit mypgc.us/StayCool for more info.

Trash Time Change

Due to extreme heat, trash collection throughout the county will begin at 5 am beginning Monday, July 15, 2024. Learn more at mypgc.us/ClearTheCurb.

Prince George's County Announces Holiday Closings for Independence Day

PRESS RELEASE

 

For immediate release:
June 24, 2024

 

For more information, contact:
Linda Lowe, Director of Communications 
Department of the Environment 
lmlowe@co.pg.md.us;  (301) 836-2115 (cell)

 

Prince George's County Announces Holiday Closings for Independence Day 

County Government offices, except for public safety agencies, will be closed on Thursday, July 4, 2024, in observance of Independence Day

 

Largo, MD – The following offices, services, and facilities will be closed or suspended on Thursday, July 4, 2024, in observance of the Independence Day holiday. 

NOTE: **New waste collection days and services go into effect on Monday, July 1. Impacted residents are reminded to follow the new collection day of service. To verify if you have a new waste collection day, visit bit.ly/PGCcollectiondaylookup.

Facility/Service July 4
Animal Services Facility 
(3750 Brown Station Road)
Closed
Brown Station Road Sanitary Landfill Closed
Brown Station Road Public Convenience Center Closed
Electronics Recycling Acceptance Site 
(Located at the Brown Station Road Sanitary Landfill)

*Temporarily Closed at Landfill Due to Construction

*Items accepted at Brown Station Road Convenience Drop-off Center*

Household Hazardous Waste Acceptance Site 
(Located at the Brown Station Road Sanitary Landfill)

*Temporarily Closed at Landfill Due to Construction

*Items accepted at mobile events only; see dates and locations on website*

Missouri Avenue Solid Waste Acceptance and Recycling Center Closed
Prince George’s County Organics Composting Facility Closed
Prince George’s County Materials Recycling Facility (1000 Ritchie Road) Closed
Bulky Trash Collection (White goods/appliances and scrap tires) (By appointment only)

No Collection

Scheduled collections resume Friday, July 5, 2024

**Trash Collection in County-Contracted Areas

Regular collections occur on Tuesday, July 2, and 
Wednesday, July 3

 

Regular collections for Thursday, July 4, shift to Friday, July 5,

Regular collections for Friday, July 5, shift to Saturday, July 6 

**Curbside Electronics Recycling Collection (By appointment only) Available every third Monday of the month.
**Curbside Scrap Metal Collection (By appointment only) Available every third Monday of the month.
**Curbside Recycling Collection

Regular collections occur on Tuesday, July 2, and 
Wednesday, July 3

 

Regular collections for Thursday, July 4, shift to Friday, July 5,

Regular collections for Friday, July 5, shift to Saturday, July 6

**Curbside Bulky Trash Collection
(Effective July 1, four (4) items may be placed curbside for collection)

Regular collections occur on Tuesday, July 2, and 
Wednesday, July 3

 

Regular collections for Thursday, July 4, shift to Friday, July 5,

Regular collections for Friday, July 5, shift to Saturday, July 6

Residential Food Scraps and Yard Trim Collections Regular collections occur on Monday, July 1

TheBus, a public transit service operated by the Prince George’s County Department of Public Works and Transportation (DPW&T), will not operate on Thursday, July 4, 2024. Regular operations of TheBus will resume on Friday, July 5, 2024. The County’s Call-A-Bus and PGC Link services, including dialysis transportation, will not operate on Thursday, July 4, 2024. Regular operations of the Call-A-Bus and PGC Link services will resume on Friday, July 5, 2024. 

The Prince George's County Department of Permitting, Inspections and Enforcement (DPIE) will be closed on Thursday, July 4, 2024. Regular business hours will resume on Friday, July 5, 2024.

Also, PGC311 will be closed on Thursday, July 4, 2024, and will resume regular operations on Friday, July 5, 2024, 7 a.m. – 7 p.m. However, residents can still submit service/issue requests online at PGC311.com.

 

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