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Fort Washington Trash Schedule 2024 (Bulk Pickup, Holidays, Map)

We’re here to help you find the Fort Washington trash pickup schedule for 2024 including bulk pickup, recycling, holidays, and maps.

The City of Fort Washington is in Maryland with Alexandria to the north.

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.

Fort Washington Trash Collection Calendar 2024

For normal trash collections schedules, visit https://www.princegeorgescountymd.gov/596/Trash-Collection

Trash Pick Up Holidays

Here you can see the city-observed holidays.

Trash, recycling, and yard trim collection services are NOT provided for the following holidays:

New Year’s DayMemorial DayIndependence Day
Labor DayThanksgiving DayChristmas Day

If the holiday falls on a weekday during a regular collection day (Tuesday – Friday), trash and recycling collection will shift to the next day, through Saturday, with no collections on Sunday. There are NO makeup days for yard trim collection.

View the full holiday schedule for trash, recycling, and yard trim collection. 

Fort Washington Trash Collection Map

Fort Washington Trash Pickup Schedule

Bulk Waste Pickup Calendar 2024

To find your bulk item pickup schedule visit: https://www.princegeorgescountymd.gov/524/Waste-Recycling for find the collection day for your bulk waste.

Acceptable Items for Bulk Pickup

Furniture and Mattresses.

Residents receiving County-provided services can place two (2) standard bulky items directly NEXT to the trash cart/can for collection. 
For more information, visit our Clear the Curb page

Unacceptable Items for Bulk Pickup

Hazardous waste.

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 Fort Washington and I’m sure many of them will be able to help you out.

Recycling Collection Calendar 2024

Here’s the link to the recycling collection calendar: https://www.princegeorgescountymd.gov/596/Trash-Collection

Frequently Asked Questions

When is bulk pickup in Fort Washington?

To find your bulky item pickup in your area visit: https://www.princegeorgescountymd.gov/524/Waste-Recycling

What day is trash pickup?

To find trash pickup on your street visit: https://www.princegeorgescountymd.gov/596/Trash-Collection

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 Fort Washington Public Works Department?

Phone: PGC311 (301-883-4748)

Hours: Monday – Friday

7 a.m. – 7 p.m. 

Did we miss anything?

Hope you were able to find everything you need for the Fort Washington 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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