Anne Arundel County Trash Schedule 2023 (Bulk, Holidays, Map)

We’re here to help you find the Anne Arundel County trash pickup schedule for 2023 including bulk pickup, recycling, holidays, and maps.

Anne Arundel County is in Maryland and includes Annapolis with Baltimore to the north, Richmond to the southwest, Bowie, Washington and Alexandria to the west.

If there’s a change to your normal trash collection schedule then there’s a good chance your street sweeping schedule has changed too so make sure to check for updates.

Anne Arundel County Trash Collection Calendar 2023

For normal trash collections schedules, visit

Trash Pick Up Holidays

Here you can see the city-observed holidays.

  • New Year’s Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving
  • Christmas

Facilities & Curbside Collection Holiday Schedule  Printable Version

Anne Arundel County Trash Collection Map

Anne Arundel County Garbage Pickup Schedule

Bulk Waste Pickup Calendar 2023

To find your bulk item pickup schedule visit: for find the collection day for your bulk waste.

Acceptable Items for Bulk Pickup

Sofas, mattressestablesdishwashers (plastic), and rolls of carpet are typical trash examples that do not fit into containers. The items should be placed next to your trash container(s) on your collection day. Please set out only three items at a time on your weekly collection day. 

Unacceptable Items for Bulk Pickup

Do not place wood and lumber or building and construction materials for collection as bulky trash. These items are not collected curbside.

Please consider donating your useable items to a charitable organization. Some organizations offer free collection for items in good condition. View the Reduce & Reusepage for details.

Have bulky items the city won’t pick up? You need a junk removal service.

If you have large items that the city won’t take from you, you may need to hire a junk removal service.

Junk removal services are not be as picky about the items they’re collecting so if the city won’t take the item, this may be your best bet. There’s usually a fee involved with junk removal but most companies can tell you ahead of time approximately what it’s going to cost.

There are a number of junk removal services in Anne Arundel County and I’m sure many of them will be able to help you out.

Recycling Collection Calendar 2023

Here’s the link to the recycling collection calendar:

Frequently Asked Questions

When is bulk pickup in Anne Arundel County?

To find your bulky item pickup in your area visit:

What day is trash pickup?

To find trash pickup on your street visit:

What time does trash collection start?

Trash collection starts at 6 a.m. Make sure to have your bins on the curb by then.

How can I contact the Anne Arundel County Public Works Department?

Please call (410) 222-6100.

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Hope you were able to find everything you need for the Anne Arundel County trash pickup schedule. We strive to provide the most up to date information so please let us know if you need anything else.

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