The services presently provided to county residents to meet solid waste disposal needs are adequate. However, during this Planning Period, several changes are anticipated. The county will be moving from landfilling as the primary solid waste management practice, to designing and building a state of the art Solid Waste Transfer Station that will operate as the primary facility for receiving and transferring the County’s Municipal Solid Waste.
Effective July 1, 2015, it is illegal to sell, use, or permit the use of coal tar pavement products on property in Prince George's County. Contractors or property owners that use a coal tar pavement product are subject to a fine of up to $1,000 per day for each violation.