Weather Service Alert for Virginia

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 cancelled for Wednesday, March 21st for the following areas.  Routes regularly scheduled for service on Wednesday will be collected on Thursday and will expereince a one-day delay for the remainder of the week.

HAULING SITE CLOSURES:

  • Charlottesville Hauling - Charlottesville, VA: Service cancelled for Wednesday, March 21st - routes will resume on Thursday and will expereince a one-day delay for the remainder of the week.
  • Fredericksburg Hauling - Fredericksburg, VA: Residential service will be cancelled on Wednesday, March 21st - routes will resume on Thursday and will experience a one-day delay for the remainder of the week.
  • Harrisonburg Hauling - Harrisonburg, VA: Service cancelled for Wednesday, March 21st - routes will resume on Thursday and will experience a one-day delay for the remainder of the week.
  • Northern Virginia Hauling - Sterling, VA: Service cancelled for Wednesday, March 21st - routes will resume on Thursday and will experience a one-day delay for the remainder of the week. 
  • Salem Hauling - Salem, VA: Services cancelled in Blacksburg and New River Valley Areas for Wednesday, March 21st - routes will resume on Thursday and will expereince a one-day delay for the remainder of the week.
  • Shenandoah Hauling - Martinsburg, WV - servicing Winchester, VA area: Service cancelled for Wednesday, March 21st - routes resume on Thursday and will expereince a one-day delay for the remainder of the week.
  • ESI - Dulles Hauling and MRF - Sterling, VA: Service cancelled for Wednesday, March 21st - routes resume on Thursday and will expereince a one-day delay for the remainder of the week.
  • ESI - NOVA Hauling - Manassas, VA:  Service cancelled for Wednesday, March 21st - routes resume on Thursday and will expereince a one-day delay for the remainder of the week.

TRANSFER STATION CLOSURES:

  • Sterling Transfer - Sterling, VA: closed on Wednesday, March 21st - we will reopen on Thursday, March 22nd
  • Manassas Transfer - Manassas, VA: Closing at 9:00 am on Wednesday, March 21st - we will reopen on Thursday, March 22nd
  • Merrifield Transfer - Fairfax, VA: Closed on Wednesday, March 21st - we will reopen on Thursday, March 22nd
  • NE Transfer Station - Washington, DC: will be closing at 9:00 on Wednesday, March 21st - will reopen on Thursday, March 22nd

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

Waste Management cares about your safety, and we encourage you to visit www.redcross.org/prepare 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 www.weather.gov.