The County is still operating under a State of Emergency with directives to stay home to stop the spread of COVID-19. While we understand many may be spring cleaning while quarantined at home, we request that all large, bulk item and yard waste drop-offs remain at a minimum until this global pandemic has subsided. To keep the landfill staff and community members safe, we appreciate your cooperation with this request.
40 West Landfill and all transfer stations remain open to the public with normal operating hours.
To provide effective solid waste management and recycling for the residents of Washington County while looking for new, innovative, cost effective and environmentally sound ways to conduct solid waste and recycling operations in the future.
To research ways to convert solid waste to a resource and minimize if not eliminate the need for landfills.
Solid Waste & Recycling Menu
Forty West Landfill
12630 Earth Care Road
Hagerstown, MD 21740
Landfill Hours: Monday – Saturday, 7:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Office Hours: Monday – Friday, 7:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
TTY users: 1-800-735-2258