City of College Park, Maryland

Public Works

Special & Bulk Trash Pickups

Please consider donating items in good condition to a charity or re-use organization! Visit the Other Recycling and Reuse Opportunities page for more information.

Special and bulky trash is collected Thursdays and Fridays by appointment only. Contact Public Works at publicworks@collegeparkmd.gov or call 240-487-3590 to schedule a pickup. Appointments must be made at least a day in advance. Items must be at the curb by 7:00 a.m. on the day of your appointment or put out the night before.

There is no charge for special and bulky trash pickups. Items include, but are not limited to:

  • dishwashers
  • refrigerators
  • washers
  • dryers
  • radiators
  • hot water heaters
  • boilers
  • kitchen sinks
  • bathroom basins and tubs
  • commodes
  • vehicle parts
  • building materials
  • furniture
  • bedding
  • other miscellaneous items that cannot fit in your green cart

Exceptions

Tires and Appliances with refrigerant

Certain items may incur a disposal fee:

  • Tires: $4.00 per tire
  • Refrigerators, freezers, air conditioners, heat pumps: first unit free during a calendar year (from each household); $35.00 per unit thereafter