City of Gaithersburg Bulk Pick Up Request Form

Requirements for Bulk Pick Up
  • Residents only receive one bulk collection per month.
  • Items must be placed at confirmed designated collection location.
  • Items placed on HOA/private property will not be collected.
  • Do NOT place items out more than 24 hours in advance.
  • Place items out no later than 7 a.m. on your confirmed collection day.
  • Items not listed will not be collected.
  • Items in trash bags will not be collected.
  • Separate scrap metal from other items so that they can be recycled.
Material to be collected *
Bulk pick up only takes place on your scheduled recycling day. 
If you are unsure of your recycling day you can look it up using our Online Address and Parcel Tool
If your recycling day falls on a holiday please schedule on your recycling day the following week.
Public Works will be closed on the following Holidays:


  • Friday, November 10th (Veterans Day obs.)
  • Thursday, November 23th (Thanksgiving)
  • Friday, November 24th (Thanksgiving)
  • Monday, December 25th (Christmas)


  • Monday, January 1st (New Year's Day obs.)
  • Monday, January 15th (MLK Day)
  • Monday, February 19th (Presidents Day)
  • Monday, May 27th (Memorial Day)
  • Wednesday, June 19th (Juneteenth obs.)
  • Thursday, July 4th (Independence Day)
  • Monday, September 2nd (Labor Day)
  • Monday, November 11th (Veterans Day obs.)
  • Thursday, November 28th (Thanksgiving)
  • Friday, November 29th (Thanksgiving)
  • Wednesday, December 25th (Christmas)