Weather Service Delays or Cancellations for Washington D.C.

You are a valued Waste Management customer. As always, we work hard to provide our customers with safe, consistent, superior waste service. However, we are unable to control hazardous weather conditions. Please review the postings below to see if you will be impacted by any weather closures.


Due to snow and icy road conditions, residential, commercial & roll-off trash and recycling collection routes have been delayed or cancelled for Wednesday, February 20, 2019 for the following areas. Routes regularly scheduled for service on Wednesday will be collected on Thursday and will experience up to one-day delay for the remainder of the week.



  • Northeast Transfer Station, Washington, DC – Open from 6 a.m. to 8 a.m.


Please make sure snow and ice have been cleared from your containers so we can safely provide service. Continue to check for service updates on closings and recovery operations.


Management cares about your safety, and we encourage you to visit for important tips to help keep your home, family, and business prepared for an emergency. For up to date weather information and advisories, visit the National Weather Service at