Recycling will resume in Baltimore City on a weekly basis, as planned, on January 19.

Recycling was suspended at the end of August to allow crews to focus solely on trash collection during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Collection routes may take longer to complete the first week due to expected large amounts of material. Residents are asked to bring as much as they can themselves to recycling centers to help with the initial collection.

Currently, there are 220 curbside employees. DPW says it take 201 people to run the curbside operations.Read more at WBALTV