Released on December 8, 2022 - 10:22am

Christmas & New Year’s Holiday – Trash and Recycling Schedule Changes


City of Laurel Offices, including the Passport Office will be closed on Monday, December 26th for the Christmas Holiday and on Monday, January 2nd for the New Year’s Holiday. The Department of Public Works is adjusting its trash, recycling, and composting schedules due to the closures.  The same schedule below applies to both holidays.


  •  Monday: trash, recycling, compost pickup will be on Tuesday (residential and    commercial)
  • Tuesday: trash, recycling and compost moves to Wednesday (residential only)
  • Tuesday Commercial Trash pickups remain the same.
  • Wednesday-Friday: no change to trash, recycle, or compost pickups.

There will be NO bulky item or yard debris collection on Wednesday those two weeks.


Christmas Tree collection begins on Wednesday the 4th of January and is unaffected by the Monday holiday. 


If you have any questions about your trash or recycling pickups, please do not hesitate to call DPW at 301-725-0088 or send an email to  [email protected]






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