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If you see someone in need of shelter, call 311 or (202) 399-7093.
If someone is in immediate danger, call 911.

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Solid Waste, Sanitation and Recycling Regulations

The regulations that pertain to the control and containment solid waste and sanitation are found in Title 21, Chapter 7 and Chapter 8 of the DC Municipal Regulations (DCMR).

Note: The fines for many of these violations are found in Title 24, Chapter 13 of the DC Municipal Regulations, in Section 1380.