Landfill Information

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 office buildings remain closed to the public. Please call 301-600-1848 if you need assistance with landfill 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.

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 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