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recycling bin, paper cart, and trash can Christmas Day, Friday, December 25, 2015: No County-provided recycling or trash collections on December 25; Friday pickups slide by one day. Transfer Station closes at 5 p.m. on December 24; closed December 25.
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See details on leaf collection options, including curbside vacuuming and yard trim pickups.

OPERATING STATUS: Recycling/trash collection - normal schedule ∣ Transfer Station recycling/trash drop-offs - normal hours

man putting grass clippings into compost binYard Trim (grass, leaves, and brush)

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What can I do with yard trim in my own yard?

How do I have my yard trim collected at my curb?

May I drop off my yard trim?

Yes, you may bring yard trim to our Shady Grove Processing Facility and Transfer Station.

There is no charge for material that you bring from your own home.

Commercial haulers, contractors and landscapers must pay a yard trim disposal fee.

May I receive leaf vacuuming?

The Highway Maintenance Section (Department of Transportation, Division of Operations) provides leaf vacuuming to certain areas of Montgomery County.