Frequently Asked Questions/New to the Community?

New Residents Resources

Welcome to the Town of Edmonston! This town is a friendly community with about 1500 residents, we are located 2.5 miles away from Washington, D.C. We compiled a list of resources to help you settle in here.

News and Events

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(Metro and Bus Stations & Routes)

Nearby Bus Stops:

Kenilworth Ave + Decatur ST                                                

Edmonston RD + Decatur ST

Public Works/Trash Collection Information

Public Area Maintenance and Snow Removal

Contact Public Works Department

Call (301) 699-8806


Residential Trash Pick-Up

Residential trash pickup is contracted to Bates Refuse Removal (see details below*)

Yard wasteTrash collectionBulk trash  Recycling

Bulk Trash Pickup

  • MUST be scheduled by phone.

Call Bates Refuse Removal on a Tuesday at 301-773-2069 to schedule a Wednesday bulk trash pick-up.

Not sure what is considered yard waste? Click Here –


Community Contact Numbers –

Business Directory –

Things to Do

  • Visit the Go Kart Track for family friendly fun.
  • Take a visit to Eco City Farms, the first farm in edmonston that became the base of programs and projects. They grow fruits and vegetable all year long in an ecofriendly way.
  • Take a walk, ride your bike or jog down the Anacostia River trails.

For more things to do click on the link below

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