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Special Holiday Schedule: Week of Nov. 25, 2019

Please be advised, NO trash pickup will occur on
Thurs. November 28, 2019

Trash Pickup Schedule for All Buildings:

Mon., November 25, 2019
Fri., November 29, 2019

Recycling Pickup Schedule by Building:

Tues., November 26, 2019
Herbert’s Run, St. Charles, Caton Ridge & Harborview

Weds., November 27, 2019
Brookside, Edgewood, Chapel Court, Parkview
Courtyard Crossing, Greentree Court, Arborside
Maple Terrace, Fountain Hill, New Carroll


Recycling 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. This information reflects what can be recycled outside your apartment on recycling days and reflects what is handled by Waste Management, the company that collects our recycling. It differs from material handling at the dining rooms which is dictated by Baltimore County rules for restaurants.

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. Soft Plastic Details
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.