Department of Solid Waste Management COVID-19 Updates

The facilities at 9031 Reichs Ford Road are open to the public. Please note the following:

  • All customers are required to practice social distancing. Facial coverings are recommended of social distancing cannot be maintained while on site.
  • The transfer station, Citizens' Convenience Center, recycling drop-off and yard waste recycling sites are all open. Sales of mulch and compost have resumed.
  • All paid transactions must be completed by credit card or check; no cash payments will be processed until further notice.
  • Questions can be directed by email or by calling 301-600-1848, Monday through Friday between 7:30am and 4:30pm.

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