If your collection day is
Your collection day this week is
|Monday||Monday, November 23, 2015 (no change)|
|Tuesday||Tuesday, November 24, 2015 (no change)|
|Wednesday||Wednesday, November 25, 2015 (no change)|
|Thursday||Friday, November 27, 2015|
|Friday||Saturday, November 28, 2015|
If you have questions or concerns about your County-provided collection, please contact the Montgomery County Customer Service Center (MC311) at 311 (out-of-County: 240-777-0311, TTY: 301-251-4850) or @311MC311.
If you (or your community) have a private contract for your trash collection, or if you live in a municipality, our schedule announcements may not apply to your collection service -- check with your hauler or community manager.
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Shady Grove Processing Facility and Transfer StationTransfer Station location, hours and other details
- Wednesday, November 25, 2015: Public drop-off areas close at 5:00 p.m.
- Thursday, November 26, 2015: Entire facility closed.
Prevent sewer backups after ThanksgivingThe day after Thanksgiving is the biggest day of the year for sewer backups! Fats, oil, and grease sent down the drain during Thanksgiving meal preparation and cleanup contribute to this.
- Fat and grease disposal: "Can it, cool it, throw it away!" See detailed instructions for fats and grease from the Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission.
- Cooking oil recycling: Bring your used cooking oil to the Shady Grove Solid Waste Transfer Station. Recycle empty cooking oil bottles in your blue bin. See cooking oil recycling details on our website.