June 2020 Trash and Recycle Update from ADS

HOUSEHOLD WASTE: Continues to operate as normal. 

  • All household trash must be bagged.
  • No bags to exceed 50 lbs. 
  • Minimize the amount of material outside containers.
  • Place containers 3 ft. apart and at least 10 ft. from obstacles such as, mailboxes, cars, and lamp post.
  • Remember the three R’s: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle.

RECYCLE: Continues to operate as normal.

  • Minimize the amount of material outside containers.
  • All cardboard MUST be broken down before being placed into or beside the recycling containers.

YARD WASTE: Continues to operate as normal. 

  • Follow your designated yard waste collection day. 
  • May not exceed 50 lbs. per collection. 10 bags max.
  • Bundled yard debris should not exceed 4ft. in length and 3ft. in diameter.
  • Dirt, sod, concrete, rocks, and mulch are NOT acceptable items and will not be collected.
  • Please recycle ALL grass clippings.

BULK AND APPLIANCES: Will resume on Monday, June 1, 2020

  • All bulk items must be scheduled with the ADS office 48 business hours in advance for collection. Items not scheduled will not be collected.
  • For bulk removal, call the ADS office at 703-368-0500 to schedule.
  • No more than three items per pick up, not to exceed 2 cubic yards, including furniture and/or household cleanup material.

PLEASE NOTE: Trash and recycling has increased by 30%, requiring longer than normal service times and more trips to the landfill, with the possibility of service times being delayed.