Allegany County Government operates a supervised compost site for residents and businesses in the North Branch Industrial Park, 11700 PPG Road, Cumberland. PPG Road is off of Maryland Route 51 South.
The compost site’s fall schedule will begin to coincide with the change from daylight saving time and the return to standard time. The fall schedule starts on Sunday, November 3, 2013. Fall: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm, 5 days a week: Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday.
The summer schedule remains in effect through and including Saturday, November 2, 2013. Summer: 10:00 am to 6:00 pm, 5 days a week: Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday.
Accepted: grass, leaves, brush, tree limbs 4 inches or less in diameter, Christmas trees, and other fresh holiday greenery free of artificial decorations of any type.
Not Accepted: stumps, roots, tree limbs exceeding 4 inches in diameter, rubble, demolition material, lumber, pallets, railroad ties, and all other items not listed as “accepted.”
There is free drop off of accepted items and free pick up of composted mulch for Allegany County citizens and businesses at the compost site.
For additional information, contact Allegany County Recycling Coordinator Terry A. Bennett, 301-777-5933 X 210, firstname.lastname@example.org .
America Recycles Day 2013
The Allegany County Commissioners proclaimed Friday, November 15 as America Recycles Day in Allegany County. Terry A. Bennett, Recycling Coordinator, accepts the proclamation from, left to right, Creade V. Brodie, Jr., William R. Valentine, and Michael W. McKay. There are recycling options throughout Allegany County. READ MORE: Drop Off Sites List - Where To Recycle What.
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