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Thanksgiving Holiday Trash & Recycling Pickup Schedule

Week of Nov. 19 – Nov. 23, 2018

No trash pickup on Thursday, November 22, 2018

Trash Pickup Schedule for All Buildings
Monday, November 19, 2018
Friday, November 23, 2018

Recycling Pickup Schedule by Building
Tues., Nov. 20: Herbert’s Run, St. Charles, Caton Ridge & Harborview
Weds., Nov. 21: Brookside, Edgewood, Chapel Court, Parkview, Courtyard Crossing, Greentree Court, Arborside, Fountain Hill, Maple Terrace, and New Carroll


Recycle Days

  • Tuesdays – Caton Ridge, Harborview, St. Charles, Herbert’s Run
  • Fridays – Brookside, Edgewood, Parkview, Chapel Court, Courtyard Crossing, Greentree Court, Arborside, Maple Terrace, Fountain Hill, & New Carroll
  • Place all recyclable items in blue recycling bins and/or brown paper bags , not any type of plastic bag.
  • Leave outside your door the night before scheduled pickup or before 7:30 AM on pick-up morning.
  • If you need a recycling bin, call Charlestown Housekeeping at 410-737-8838, x8595.
  • You may request up to 2 bins.

What to Recycle

Here is an updated list of items that can be recycled. Please print out for your refrigerator.

What to recycle notice revised 2018

Trash Pickup

  • Monday and Thursday
  • Trash containers by the elevators and the lobby entrances are not designed for household trash. Please wait until a regular trash day for door side pickup.
  • Adjusted pick-up schedules will be posted if a holiday falls on a pick-up day.

Special Recycling

Plastic Bags: All laundry rooms have plastic bag disposal containers, which are emptied weekly.
Batteries: Drop in battery collection box in each laundry room.
Electronics (computers/monitors/printers/cell phones, etc.): Call Housekeeping by Monday. Pickup is on Tuesday.
Small Appliances (Toaster Ovens, etc.): Dispose with regular trash.
Syringe Needles: Place in a Sharps Container, which can be obtained by calling Housekeeping at: 410-737-8838, x8595; do not place syringe needles in the trash. Call Housekeeping to pick up a full container.
Unwanted Medications:The Residents’ Council Health Committee partners with Charlestown’s Security and Emergency Services and the Baltimore County Police Department in holding a Medicine Disposal Day of prescription/non-prescription drugs quarterly. The collection is open to both Residents and Staff.
~~Consult the BLOG ARTICLE on proper disposal of unwanted medications. Empty medicine containers without lids, are recyclable; medicine container lids are not recyclable and should be put in the trash.