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Carroll County Bureau of Solid Waste  Email
Carroll County Department of Public Works
225 N. Center Street
Room 221
Westminster, MD 21157-5194
410-386-4550 - voice
410-386-4552 - fax

Office HoursMon-Fri 8-5
Contact 1Eric Burdine
Bureau Chief of Solid Waste, Department of Public Works
 410-386-2035 or 888-302-8978 - voice
Contact 2Dwight Amoss
Solid Waste Manager
 410-386-4550 or 888-302-8978 - voice
Contact 3Maria Myers
Recycling Manager
 410-386-2035 - voice
PurposeTo manage all facets of solid waste disposal and recycling programs in Carroll County.
ServiceCarroll County has one active landfill, the Northern Landfill, at 1400 Baltimore Boulevard (MD Rt. 140) approximately two miles east of Westminster between the State Police Barrack and Reese Fire Hall, and one convenience drop-off center, Hoods Mill at 7901 Kabik Court in Sykesville. Northern Landfill hours are 7 am to 4:30 pm Monday through Friday and 7 am to 3 pm Saturday. Hoods Mill is open for residential waste only from 7 am to 3 pm on the first and third Saturdays of the month. Driver's license and vehicle registration are required. Fees are as follows: 1. Northern Landfill — Automobiles, $6 per load; all other vehicles are weighed and charged per ton ($62.00/ton for municipal solid waste and $78.00/ton for construction, demolition debris and bulk trash). Commercial users may apply for monthly billing at the County Accounting Office. 2. Hoods Mill — fees are the same as at the Northern Landfill. Tires, 33" maximum, are collected at both facilities and restricted to 5 per year per resident; fees are $1.50 each off the rim and $2.50 each on the rim. Licensed commercial loads of scrap tires are accepted at $140 per ton. Recycling is offered at the landfill at no charge.
SubjectsHazardous Waste, Landfills, Recycling
Last Updated28 May 2014