February News from Howard County Recycling
Presidents Day Schedule
There will be REGULAR curbside collection on Monday, February 18. The Alpha Ridge Landfill will be OPEN . County offices will be closed on Presidents Day. There are ONLY 6 holidays that may affect your collection. What are the 6 holidays? This may help! New Year, Memorial, 4th, Labor, Turkey, Christmas (or feel free to make up your own memory device).
New Webpage
Check out our new and improved Curbside Collections webpage ! This is a great place to go for inclement weather updates.

Did you know? County inspectors monitor over 78,000 homes for curbside and dumpster service, 5 days a week. Easy tips to reduce trash by 50%
Stay Tuned...

The annual GreenFest is April 13th from 10am to 4pm at the HC Community College. It's FREE family fun!

Click on the image for specifics. Yeah, it's going to be awesome!

Mark your calendars because this will also be our next shredding event . Get excited and read why we don't want your stapler or other random non-shreddable items.
Household Hazardous Waste
Special drop-off days on Saturday, February 2 and March 2. More
Sort Game OOPsies
One of the most missed items is Cooking Oil. FInd out what you should do with it.


Up and running! We are now accepting vinyl building materials at the Alpha Ridge Landfill Residents' Convenience Area for recycling . Check out our poster of accepted items .
Walk in a straight line.
Learn the chicken dance.
Say the alphabet backwards.
Hop on one foot.

These are skills you may have already mastered,
but have you mastered our SORT GAME?

Howard County Recycling
6751 Columbia Gateway Drive, Suite 514
Columbia, MD 21046
Open Monday-Friday, 8am to 5pm
Alpha Ridge Landfill
2350 Marriottsville Road
Marriottsville, MD 21104 
Open Monday-Saturday, 8am to 4pm
(410) 313-6444 help@HowardCountyRecycles.org
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