Howard County Government Holiday Closings

Police, Fire & 911 services, OPEN 24 HOURS, EVERY DAY!  call 911 for emergencies. Call 410-313-2200 for non-emergencies.

Howard County Government offices will be closed on the following dates for holiday observances. 

The Alpha Ridge Landfill is open and regularly scheduled trash, recycling, food scraps and yard trim curbside collection will occur UNLESS OTHERWISE INDICATED below. 

For more information on trash, recycling, food scraps and yard trim collection schedules see the slide schedule and inclement weather webpage.

2018

December 25 - Christmas
Landfill is closed. NO trash, recycling, food scraps and yard trim curbside collection; holiday slide schedule is in effect.

2019

January 1 - New Year's  
Landfill is closed. NO trash, recycling, food scraps and yard trim curbside collection; holiday slide schedule is in effect.

January 21 - Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Landfill is open; regular trash, recycling, food scraps and yard trim curbside collection.

February 18 - President's Day
Landfill is open; regular trash, recycling, food scraps and yard trim curbside collection.

April 19 - Good Friday
Landfill is open; regular trash, recycling, food scraps and yard trim curbside collection.

May 27 - Memorial Day
Landfill is closed. NO trash, recycling, food scraps and yard trim curbside collection; holiday slide schedule holiday slide schedule is in effect. 

July 4 - Independence Day 
Landfill is closed. No trash, recycling, food scraps and yard trim curbside collection; holiday slide schedule is in effect. 

September 2 - Labor Day 
Landfill is closed. NO trash, recycling, food scraps and yard trim curbside collection; holiday slide schedule is in effect.  

October 14 - Columbus Day 
Landfill is open; regular trash, recycling, food scraps and yard trim curbside collection.

November 11 - Veterans Day 
Landfill is open; regular trash, recycling, food scraps and yard trim curbside collection.

November 28 & 29- Thanksgiving Holiday 
Landfill is closed on 11/28. NO trash, recycling, food scraps and yard trim curbside curbside collection on 11/28; holiday slide schedule is in effect

December 25 - Christmas
Landfill is closed. NO trash, recycling, food scraps and yard trim curbside collection; holiday slide schedule is in effect.