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How do I get my mailbox key and where is my mailbox?

Go to the Ocean Pines Post Office on route 589/Racetrack Road and Cathell Road located behind Calvin B. Taylor Bank. The post office staff will let you know where your mailbox is located once you have provided your section and lot number or your street address.

Where is the Police Department located and what are their hours?

The Ocean Pines Police Department is located in White Horse Park in the OPA building. The police department is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.

Where is the Choptank Electric Cooperative Kiosk located?

The Ocean Pines Police Department in White Horse Park. The police department is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

What is the Ocean Pines Association, Inc. mailing address?

OPA, Inc. 239 Ocean Parkway Ocean Pines, Maryland 21811

Do you take Mediacom utility payments?

No.

Can I choose who I want to pick up my refuse?

No. The Board of Directors accepted the bid from Republic Services and this company will have the refuse collection franchise agreement for the life of the contract. They offer free single-stream, curbside recycling.  To learn more about trash and recycling collection with Republic Services, clickhere.

How often is the OPA newsletter sent?

The Ocean Pines Association’s quarterly newsletter, The Report, is published four times a year:  spring, summer, winter and fall.  Advertising opportunities are available.  Click here for more information, or call the Department of Marketing and Public Relations at 410-641-7717.

Can I throw paint in the trash?

To dispose of a paint can, visit the recycle center near the Public Works department in South Ocean Pines. You can harden the paint by letting it dry before disposal in your trash can. Paint can easily splatter on our roadways and we want to continue to keep Ocean Pines beautiful.

What is the trash schedule?

Trash collection days are Monday and Thursday for North Ocean Pines and Tuesday and Friday for South Ocean Pines. Recycling collection is weekly on the second trash collection day.  On national holidays, the schedule may change. Contact Republic Services at 410-749-1551 for more information or click here.

How many bags of trash can I expect to get picked up?

Republic Services has no limit on normal household trash but limits yard and leaf waste to 4 bags per pick up. Branches will be picked up if tied in bundles limited to 4′ long. Special arrangements can be made directly with Republic Services for bulk pickup of non-household garbage items (such as furniture, hazardous materials, mechanical equipment or machinery or material) by calling 410-749-1551.