Trash Collection - Wednesdays
Saybrooke contracts with MBG
for once-a-week trash collection. Collections occur on Wednesday
. MBG will collect up to two (2) 64-gallon containers per household. All trash must be household waste, in a closed container, and to the curb by 8 a.m. on the day of collection.
Holiday Trash Collection - Thursdays
If a holiday falls on the regular trash collection day, then collection will take place the next day. Trash pickups affected by holidays are: New Year's Day, Independence Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas Day.
Recycling and Yard Waste Collection - Mondays
Recycling and yard waste collection are performed as part of the services provided by the City of Gaithersburg
, not Montgomery County. While the rules are similar, you should follow Gaithersburg's guidance
. The city provides recycling bins and residents can request new and replacement bins online
. Yard waste
should be placed in biodegradable brown paper bags or bundled with string.
There is a once per week recycling collection. Your recycling cart/bin and yard waste must be placed at the curb by 7 a.m. on the recycling day. Recycling that is not at the curb by 7 a.m. may not be collected. Saybrooke's collection day is Monday.
Holiday Recycling Schedule - Saturday prior
If a holiday falls on your regular recycling day, then collection will take place on the Saturday before the holiday. Recycling must be placed at the curb by 7 a.m. on the alternate collection date. Holidays affected by recycling pickup are New Year's Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, and Christmas Day.