Posted on October 12, 2021
Tuesday, October 12, 2021
Berlin, MD – The Town of Berlin will hold free curbside Bulk Waste Collections in November. Collections are for improved, occupied residential properties and collection date is according to regular trash collection schedules.
For those neighborhoods which have Tuesday and Wednesday trash collection, Bulk Waste Collection will be on Wednesday, November 3, 2021; for Thursday trash collection customers, Bulk Waste Collection will be on Wednesday, November 17, 2021. Anyone placing items for collection must submit a request to the Town, either by phone or online, by no later than 4:30 PM the day before their collection day.
A form is available online at berlinmd.gov under “Departments/Public Works” or they can call 410-641-2770, 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM Monday through Friday. A maximum of four items will be collected. All fabric items must be bagged or wrapped in plastic and sealed; bags for large items such as mattresses are available at local retailers and a limited supply is available at Town Hall. Additional regulations may apply; details are available online or may be emailed or picked up at Town Hall prior to collection day.
There are also several holidays in November that will impact regular trash or recycling collection:
Veterans Day: Town Offices will be closed on Thursday, November 11, 2021; trash collection will be postponed to Friday, November 12, 2021, along with regularly scheduled recycling collection.
Thanksgiving: Town Offices will be closed on Thursday and Friday, November 25 and 26, 2021; Thursday and Friday trash collection will be changed to Wednesday, November 24th along with regular Wednesday collection. There will be no recycling collection on Friday, November 26th.
Fall Yard Waste Collections will be scheduled for December; look for additional details in coming weeks. For more information about Special Collections, please visit the Town website at berlinmd.gov and go to the Public Works page under Departments.