Trash Collection

New Trash & Recycling Carts

By now all residents have received their new trash and recycling carts.  PLEASE DO NOT SPRAY PAINT YOUR ADDRESS OR NAME
The carts are actually the property of the Town of Morningside. Each cart has a serial number on it that has been assigned to each household.  If your carts should come up missing, please call the Morningside Administrative Office.  We have the numbers on record.  You are responsible for the carts and the cost of their replacement.  If you have any questions or concerns, please contact the
Administrative Office at 301-736-2300 M-F 8am-5pm.

Morningside Trash Service

The Town of Morningside provides the following services for refuse collection through Bates Trucking and Trash…

Trash Can 1

Regular Trash Collection – Tuesday and Friday
All trash should be placed curbside no later than 7:00am the morning of collection and there is no limit to the number of bags or cans. 

Recycling – Tuesday

Rec Bin
Place all recyclables in an approved recycling container and place container at curbside no later than 7:00am each Tuesday. 

Bulk Trash- Wednesday

old chair          

Bulk items are limited to 3 items per household per week. Residents must call Bates at (301) 773-2069 by 2:00pm the Tuesday before to be placed on the pick-up schedule. 

Yard Waste – Friday
(only until April 15th)
Yard waste must be placed in paper bags (NO plastic bags will be accepted) or trash cans. Limbs cannot exceed 4 feet in length and 3 inches in diameter as well as they must be bundled and tied or put into a trash can.  After January 15th it will be collected with Regular Household Trash on Fridays.

Car Parts, Building & Construction Materials,

Hazardous Waste (paint, gasoline cans, oil, etc…) Styrofoam, Concrete, Dirt or Bricks…