Solid Waste & Recycling

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Division Overview

The Solid Waste Division monitors the operation of the Appeal Landfill, Appeal Transfer Station, six convenience center locations, recycling activities, a bulk item pick-up program and environmental monitoring for the Appeal and Barstow landfills.

The Division is also responsible for ensuring compliance with federal, state and local environmental laws and regulations.

Sign Up

Sign up for Solid Waste Division alerts to be the first to know about

  • site closures
  • severe weather impacts
  • free events
    link to Calvert County Government's "Be Aware and Prepare" webpage

Steps to sign up for Solid Waste Division Alerts

  1. Go to
  2. Click the "Calvert County ALERT" link.
  3. Create an account. (Note: Your information is never borrowed, rented, or sold. You control your subscription.)
  4. Select your subscriptions. If you are a resident, click "Solid Waste and Recycling Residents." If you're a business, click "Solid Waste and Recycling Businesses." If you're a hauler, click "Solid Waste and Recycling Haulers."
  5. Confirm your subscription. You will receive a text or call to confirm and activate your subscription. 

Quick Contact Numbers

Division Number
Solid Waste 410-326-0210
Public Works Main Line 410-535-2204 or 410-535-2205