Plastic Bags in Recycling – Not Accepted

Effective Saturday, June 15, 2019, Howard County’s Department of Public Works’ Bureau of Environmental Services will no longer accept curbside recycling placed out in plastic bags. Items placed out for recycling, should be placed loose in the county assigned recycling...

Have a problem in the County -Try “Tell HoCo” app

No more trying to find the right number to call, use Howard county “Tell HoCo” app. Report the issue and let the app do the rest. Tell HoCo is an easy way for anyone to report non-emergency issues to Howard County, Maryland while on-the-go, such as potholes,...

PSC Launches Online Public Comments Portal

Save time and paper! You can now file and search public comments online in a new system launched this week on the Maryland Public Service Commission website (

Mount Hebron Orchards Community Yard Sale

Time to clean out those attics, basements, and garages to make some spare cash. Our Annual Community Yard Sale will take place on Saturday, May 11th starting at 8:00. The rain date will be Saturday, May 18th.