Curbside recycling will remain suspended in Baltimore City through at least mid-December, Department of Public Works officials said Tuesday.

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“National health reports indicate that the COVID-19 virus is beginning to surge. Some contributing factors to the surge include individuals moving from congregating outdoors to indoors," acting DPW Director Matthew W. Garbark said in a statement. "Out of an abundance of caution, DPW will not resume curbside recycling collections at this time."

An update is expected on Dec. 15. Read more at WBAL