DPW Offices, Yards Closed for the July Fourth Holiday

Press Release

The Baltimore City Department of Public Works (DPW) will be closed Independence Day, Wednesday, July 4.

Trash and recycling WILL NOT BE COLLECTED on Wednesday, July 4. The make-up day for trash and recycling will be Saturday, July 7.

Additional closures include:

  • Citizen drop-off centers WILL BE CLOSED on July 4 (all yards, including Quarantine Road Landfill, the Northwest Transfer Station, and the Eastern, Western and Northwest collection facilities).
  • As a reminder, the Northwest Transfer Station, located at 5030 Reisterstown Road, remains closed for construction, reopening Monday, July 16.
  • Mechanical street sweeping WILL NOT TAKE PLACE on July 4.  

Parking meters WILL NOT BE IN EFFECT on July 4.

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Contact

Jeffrey Raymond
410-545-6541
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Kurt Kocher
410-545-6541
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Jennifer Combs
410-545-6541
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After hours, weekends, or holidays please call 410-396-3100 for the duty officer

The Baltimore City Department of Public Works supports the health, environment, and economy of our City and region by cleaning our neighborhoods and waterways and providing its customers with safe drinking water and sustainable energy practices.