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 Burch Trash Company…

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 – Monday

Rec Bin
Place all recyclables (loose, not bagged) in an approved recycling container and place container at curbside no later than
7:00am each Monday. 

Bulk Trash- Friday

old chair          

Bulk items are limited to 3 items per household per week. If you require service for a mattress or box springs they must be wrapped in plastic prior to pickup. 

Unacceptable Items
Freezers, Washers, Dryers, Refrigerators, Hot Water Heaters, Dishwashers, Propane Heaters and Computers


Yard Waste – Monday(only)

Yard waste must be placed in paper bags
(NO plastic trash bags will be accepted). 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. 

Car Parts, Building & Construction Materials,

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