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Bowie Distributes Bigger Recycling Bins

Phase Two of the bin distribution begins on Sept. 11.

Bowie Distributes Bigger Recycling Bins

Recycling is getting bigger and better for Bowie residents this week.

On Tuesday the city will begin Phase Two of the distribution of new, larger recycling bins. Any residents who did not receive one of the new 65-gallon bins in Phase One back in 2009 should receive a bin in this second phase, city officials said.

The bins are part of an effort by the city to increase recycling and possibly decrease weekly trash pick up to once a week, .

The large blue bins should be left curbside on recycling day with the handles facing the street. The city reminds residents that they should never place trash into the recycling bins. For a complete list of what can be recycled, check the city’s website.

The following neighborhoods should receive the new bins on Tuesday:

  • Amber Meadowslevitt
  • Amber Meadows 2
  • Ashleigh PH 1
  • Ashleigh Station
  • Bowie Commons
  • Collington Manor
  • Collington Station
  • Covington Condos
  • Covington Knolls
  • Covington Manor
  • Covington Ht.
  • Devonshire
  • Ensleigh
  • Essington
  • Evergreen Estates
  • Glen Allen
  • Graystone
  • Grovehurst
  • Hamptons
  • Lake Village Manor
  • Mitchelleville East
  • Mitchelleville Rd.
  • Mt. Oak Rd.
  • Oak Pond
  • Oak Tree
  • Page Court
  • Palisades
  • Patuxent Overlook
  • Peach Preserve
  • Pin Oak Village
  • Pointer Ridge
  • Princeton Square
  • Ridgeview Estates
  • Tall Oaks Crossing
  • Ternberry
  • Woodmore Estates
  • Woodmore Highlands

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