Landfill Information


The landfill and recycling drop-off facilities will be closed on Saturday, July 4. (Curbside recycling collection is not affected by this week’s holiday.)

Use the Recycle Coach app or visit our website to sign up for automatic recycling schedule reminders (sent by email, text, tweet or phone call)

Covid-19 Facility Impact: 

  • The Department of Solid Waste Management facilities (transfer station, Citizens’ Convenience Center, recycling drop-off center, yard waste drop-off) are OPEN to the public, operating on the normal schedule, Monday - Saturday, 7am - 4:30pm. 
  • However, administrative offices remain closed for any walk-in business.
  • At this time all transactions must be paid by credit card or check, no cash payments. 
  • All customers must wear a mask/face covering or practice social distancing while on site.

For announcements and additional information on Frederick County’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic, please visit

 The Frederick County Department of Solid Waste Management operates the Reichs Ford Road Sanitary Landfill, Transfer Station and Recycling Drop-Off Center, which are accessible to businesses and residents for processing waste generated within Frederick County only. 

  • All waste disposal transactions require a driver's license.
  • For customers with an out-of-county driver's license, proof of the address in Frederick County where waste was generated is required (such as a utility bill, tax bill, lease agreement, etc.)
  • All customers without an existing account must pay for transactions at time of service.
  • Acceptable forms of payment are personal/business checks, cashiers check, money order, cash, Discover, Visa, or Master Cards.

Contact Information

Address: 9031 Reichs Ford Road, Frederick MD 21704

Phone: 301-600-1848