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Monday, May 25, 2015 (Memorial Day):
No County-provided recycling or trash collections on May 25; all collections this week slide one day. See holiday details.

recycling bin, paper cart, and trash can
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OPERATING STATUS: Recycling/trash collection - holiday schedule ∣ Transfer Station recycling/trash drop-offs - normal hours

Community Paper Shredding and Recycling Events

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All events will be held rain or shine.

All paper will be shredded on-site. To ensure the safety of all participants and maintain traffic flow, you will be asked to remain in your vehicle at all times and will not be able to watch your paper being shredded during the event. We kindly ask for your cooperation.

The last car must be in line by 2:00 p.m.

Services provided by, and partners in these events are

This recycling event is free of charge and open to all residents. Please, no businesses.

On-Site Paper Shredding and Recycling Guidelines

Services donated by Office Paper Systems

Paper shredding is available at no charge to Montgomery County, Maryland residents only (no businesses are permitted).

Reusable Clothing and Household Goods Donation Guidelines

Benefitting Vietnam Veterans of America, Goodwill of Greater Washington, and A Wider Circle.

Bring items that are in working/usable condition. Please bring gently used clothing and small loose items in bags or boxes.

Tax-deduction receipts will be available upon request.

Acceptable item details for June 6 event

General guidelines for acceptable donations are: