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Alpha Ridge Landfill



Jeff Dannis, Operations Division Chief, 410-313-6419

Hours of Operation:
Mon-Sat, 8am to 4pm (residential)
Mon-Sat, 8am to 3:30pm (commercial)
Sundays - Closed
Location:
2350 Marriottsville Road,
Marriottsville, MD 21104
410-313-6444


Dates to Remember

Good Friday
Friday, April 18, 2014 
Landfill will be OPEN 8am to 4pm.
Compost Tour
Thursday, May 1, 2014 
Pilot Compost Facility tour from 1-2pm.
Compost Tour
Saturday, May 10, 2014 
Pilot Compost Facility tour at 10am.
Memorial Day
Monday, May 26, 2014 
Landfill will be CLOSED.
Independence Day
Friday, July 4, 2014 
Landfill will be CLOSED.


General Information

Howard County residents can dispose of trash and recyclable items at the Alpha Ridge Landfill. Residents using the landfill are required to show their driver's licenses as proof of residence in Howard County each time they enter.

Hours of Operation:

Monday - Saturday, 8 am to 4:00 pm (residential)
Monday - Saturday, 8 am to 3:30 pm (commercial)
Sundays - Closed

The landfill will be closed on the following holidays:

New Year's Day
Memorial Day
Independence Day
Labor Day
Thanksgiving Day
Christmas Day

Directions:

From Route 29 north, take Interstate 70 west to exit 83. Keep right onto Marriottsville Road, the entrance will be on the left. The address is 2350 Marriottsville Road, Marriottsville, MD 21104.

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Residents' Convenience Center

Residents using the Convenience Center are required to show their driver's license as proof of residency in Howard County. The convenience center accepts many items for reuse, recycling and disposal. Residents with brush or wood waste will be directed to the woodwaste drop-off area.

NOTE: Residents disposing of construction, demolition and home improvement material (C&D waste) will be directed to weigh in at the scalehouse and will be charged $65/ton ($3.25 per 100 pounds) of waste. This includes deliveries mixed with household waste.



Landfill Use - Residential and Commercial

Residents using the landfill are required to show their driver's licenses as proof of residency in Howard County each time they enter the landfill.

For special exceptions, click here: Residential Special Exception 

For COMMERCIAL Permits, see below:

Please follow the directions on the application for where to make payment.

Prohibited Items



Pilot Composting Facility

Click here for more information about the Alpha Ridge Landfill Pilot Composting Facility.




Landfill Gas to Energy Project

Click here for more information about the Alpha Ridge Landfill Gas to Energy project.



Goodwill truck 2nd and 4th Saturday

Goodwill will be in the lower area by the gazebo from 8am to 3:30pm on the 2nd and 4th Saturday of each month. Donate used clothes, toys, housewares and small appliances to keep those good items out of the trash. Visit Goodwill.org for more information.