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May 2012
Madison Park Skyline

Annual Electronics Recycling Pick-Up

Thursday May 24


The Midtown Community Benefits District will be picking up electronics for recycling by appointment on Thursday, May 24. 


All electronic equipment is acceptable with the exception of hazardous waste, radioactive waste, biohazardous waste or mercury containing devices. Some examples of accepted electronic equipment are, but not limited to: Cell Phones, CD Players & CD ROMs, Computer Monitors - CRTs & Flat Panels, Controllers, Copy Machines, Desktop Computers, Docking Stations, Fax Machines, Gaming Consoles, Hard Drives, Household Batteries & Rechargeable Batteries, Keyboards, Laptop Computers, Mainframes, Mice, Microwaves, Modems, Network Hubs, Peripherals, Power & Network Cables, Printers, Printed Circuit Boards, Radios, Scanners, Servers, Stereos, Switching boxes, Tape Players, Televisions - Flat Screen & CRTs, Telephones, Terminals, Toner/Ink Cartridges, UPS (personal & network) and VCRs.


Call 410 528-1512 or email to schedule pick up.




Bolton Hill Tree Planting 


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 Household Hazardous Waste Drop-Off Days are Back!

Baltimore Household Hazardous Waste monthly collection events will start this month at the Northwest Citizen Convenience Center, 2840 Sisson Street.

   These events provide an opportunity for City residents ONLY to dispose of hazardous materials such as oil-based paints, pesticides, herbicides, car and household batteries, drain cleaners, gasoline, pool chemicals and many other items. 

   Residents must show proof of city residency, e.g. a driver's license, telephone bill or tax bill, before they can drop off any hazardous items. Residents must also be able to identify the material. Materials that will not be collected as household hazardous waste include trash, asbestos, ammunition, fire extinguishers, industrial and medical wastes, and radioactive materials, including smoke alarms with a radioactive symbol.

 Residents can take these items to the Northwest Citizen Convenience Center on the last Friday and Saturday of every month from April through November.

April 27 & 28  9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

May 25 & 26 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

June 29 & 30  9 a.m. to 7 p.m.

July 27 & 28   9 a.m. to 7 p.m.

August 24 & 25   9 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Sept. 28 & 29  9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

October 26 & 27  9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Nov. 23 & 24 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.


Memorial Day Holiday Service Changes

Monday, May 28, 2012 - Memorial Day


� Monday is not a scheduled curbside waste or recycling collection day.

� There will be NO BULK TRASH collection scheduled.

� All Citizen Convenience Centers WILL BE CLOSED including Quarantine Road Landfill.

� All City buildings WILL BE CLOSED with the exception of Police Headquarters.

� Citizens will be unable to access city offices for bill payments or permits. Some bills can be paid online. Please visit

� Parking meters WILL be in effect. 

flea market

Station North 


is back!

Saturday, May 5, 2012

9:00am - 1:00pm

Lafayette Ave at Charles St

in front of the elephant mural

Peter Merles, Executive Director
Midtown Community Benefits District
Phone: 410 528-1512  Fax:410 468-0129
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