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July 4 Holiday Trash and Recycling Schedule

Special Holiday Schedule: Week of July 1, 2019

Please be advised, NO trash pickup on
Thurs., July 4, 2019

Trash Pickup Schedule for All Buildings:

Mon., July 1, 2019
Fri., July 5, 2019

Recycling Pickup Schedule by Building:

Tues., July 2, 2019
Herbert’s Run, St. Charles, Caton Ridge & Harborview

Weds., July 3, 2019
Brookside, Edgewood, Chapel Court, Parkview
Courtyard Crossing, Greentree Court, Arborside
Maple Terrace, Fountain Hill, 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. 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.