Glade Valley Government 

Walkersville Invites Bids for Yard Waste Collection

Sealed bids will be accepted at the Walkersville Town Hall until 2:00 p.m., Thursday, December 19, 2019 for furnishing all labor, materials and equipment, and performing all work necessary and incidental to the biweekly collection of yard waste.  The contract area covers approximately 2,279 single family and townhouses throughout the Town of Walkersville. The Town requires the contractor to furnish all equipment, materials, supervision, labor and miscellaneous ancillary supplies and services required for the biweekly of yard waste generated by normal household operations at approximately 2,279 residences in the corporate…

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Community Glade Valley Government 

Mulch Fire Temporarily Closes Soon to be Closed Yard Waste Facility in Walkersville

The massive mulch pile and yard waste at Walkersville’s Heritage Farm Park caught fire on Thursday morning. While firefighters and crews from the county’s solid waste management department worked to contain the situation, the county-operated facility was closed. Despite plans to re-open the facility on Friday, it remains closed. Town officials did not know as of Friday morning if Frederick County would re-open the facility for the weekend. This closure comes on the heels of Frederick County’s announcement that it will close the facility on November 29, 2019. The county…

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