DPW to Observe Independence Day, Tues., July 4

DPW to Observe Independence Day, Tues., July 4

Residential parking, rush hour restrictions will NOT be enforce.

Solid waste services will be suspended.

The DC Department of Public Works will observe Independence Day, Tuesday, July 4; therefore, sanitation services and parking enforcement will be suspended that day.


Trash and Recycling Collections: Trash and recycling collections will “slide” to the next day, for the remainder of the week. This applies to both once-a-week and twice-a-week collection neighborhoods. Trash and recycling containers should be put out for collection no earlier than 6:30 pm the night before collection and removed from public space by 8 pm on the collection day to avoid sanitation enforcement.

Street Sweeping: Street sweeping will be suspended Tuesday and resume Wednesday, July 5.

Ft. Totten: The Ft. Totten Transfer Station, located at 4900 John F. McCormack Drive, NE, will be closed Tuesday, July 4 and will reopen Wednesday at its normal hours of operation of 1 pm-5pm. Saturday Household Hazardous Waste/E-cycling drop-off services will not be affected by the holiday.


DPW will not enforce parking meters, residential parking, rush hour lane restrictions or tow abandoned vehicles Tuesday, July 4, except along the streetcar line.

“Blocked” Streetcar Parking Enforcement is daily, including weekends and holidays, along H Street and Benning Road, NE, between 3rd Street and Oklahoma Avenue, NE. The hours of enforcement are concurrent with the streetcar schedule, which can be found athttps://www.dcstreetcar.com/riding/schedule/.

Normal citywide enforcement resumes Wednesday, July 5.



Kevin B. Twine

Staff Assistant

Office Of The Director

Department Of Public Works (DPW)

2000 14th St., NW, 6th Floor

Washington, DC 20009

Ph: 202-673-7084

DPW: 202-673-6833

Fax: 202-202-671-0642



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