No Recycling Pick Up on July 4th

In observance of the 4th of July holiday, Republic Services will not be picking up recycling on Friday, July 4, 2014. Instead, Republic Services will be picking up recycling on Saturday, July 5.

Reston Metro Update

Get the latest on the progress of Reston Metro at the Dulles Corridor Metrorail Project website. And, you can check out the November newsletter (page 1 and page 2).

Yard Waste Pick Up

As of March 1, 2013, yard waste will now be picked up with regular trash pick ups on Mondays and Thursdays. Previously, Republic Services only picked up yard waste on Wednesdays. There will be no more pick ups on Wednesdays. As always, please make sure to bag or bundle your yard debris. Republic Services will not pick up large branches or unbundled yard waste.

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Updating Your House's Exterior?

If the changes to your house require you to submit a Design Review Board (DRB) application with the Reston Association, be sure to obtain a Carriage Gate Cluster Association board member's signature. A cluster board officer is any one of the following: the President, the Vice President, the Secretary, or the Treasurer. Other Cluster board members are not eligible to sign the DRB applications. For more information, see the Rules and Regulations page under the second Addendum.

For more information on Reston Association cluster guidelines, check out RA's site.


Pet owners are required to follow Fairfax County leash laws and "pooper scooper" regulations on Cluster property.

For more information, see Pooper Scooper Law.

Want to stay in touch?

Stay in touch with your neighbors and get information about neighborhood events and news by joining in the cluster mailing list. And, if you've already joined the list in the past but have changed your e-mail address, be sure to update your information with the Carriage Gate webmaster.

To join or to request more information, contact the Carriage Gate webmaster via email.