With On-Truck AI, Haulers Are No Longer Blind.

Waste Dive recently interviewed our Director of Market Development, Marc Shaener. The article addresses how overloaded containers and contaminated recyclables have always been a costly problem for wast haulers. It discusses how on-truck camera systems and optical artificial intelligence (AI) have addressed that issue. To read the article and learn how this new AI technology […]

Truck 501 Incident

 On the afternoon of Sunday November 28, 2021 we lost a valued member of the JLT Family. Truck 501, succumbed to a fire at our yard. Despite being equipped with a battery cut-off, an electrical short ignited a fire which ultimately consumed the truck. We would like to thank Strong Concrete for keeping an eye […]

Customer Service Representative Job

Jerome L. Taylor Trucking, Inc. is looking for a Customer Service Representative to join the team at our hauling location in Upper Marlboro, Maryland. The Customer Service Representative (CSR) fields calls from Customers and works to resolve problems they raise concerning service or billing. A successful CSR must understand waste collection business and our customer base, so they can […]

Labor Day Announcement

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Thursday, September 2, 2021   Labor Day Announcement JLT Trucking recognizes the Federal Holiday of Labor Day on September 6, 2021.  Services will not be provided on this day, unless arrangements are made for holiday service. Services scheduled for September 6 will be completed on September 7th.  Should conditions result in any […]

Senate passes infrastructure bill, including key recycling provisions

The bill, backed by President Joe Biden, features the text of the RECYCLE Act, funding for Save Our Seas 2.0 and battery recycling provisions.Published Aug. 6, 2021 •  Updated  Aug. 11 2021, 8:57 a.m. EDTMegan QuinnReporter Megan Quinn/Waste Dive UPDATE: August 11, 2021: The U.S. Senate passed the $1.2 trillion Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act on Tuesday. Key recycling-related […]

JLT Partnership With Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA)


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Thursday, July 1, 2021 Jerome L. Taylor Trucking, Inc. Jerome L. Taylor (President) (202) 280-2008 info@jlttrucking.com PARTNERSHIP WITH WASHINGTON METROPOLITAN AREA TRANSIT AUTHORITY Providing solid waste and/or recyclable materials collection services.  Jerome L. Taylor Trucking, Inc (JLT Trucking) is excited to announce a partnership with the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA), […]

Maryland becomes latest state to pass organics diversion mandate.

Vintage rear load

UPDATE: June 1, 2021: Gov. Larry Hogan recently allowed HB 264 to become law without his signature, making Maryland the latest state to pass some form of organics diversion mandate. Hogan made a similar decision on another bill that prohibits homeowners’ associations from “unreasonably restricting” on-site composting or contracting with organics haulers.  Original Post: Click Here Dive Brief: The […]

DC to Lift Most COVID-19 Capacity Restrictions on May 21

A Taylor with his rear load truck

Original Article: NBC Washington D.C. will lift most COVID-19 capacity restrictions on May 21 and the remainder on June 11, the mayor announced Monday. Face masks will still be required, in line with Centers for Disease Control and Prevention guidelines. Capacity restrictions on restaurants, non-essential stores, places of worship, office spaces, schools and several other types […]

Maryland governor signs recycling market development bill

Taylor with a rear load truck in the city

Original Article: Wastedive.com UPDATE: May 19, 2021: Gov. Larry Hogan signed legislation on Tuesday directing Maryland’s Department of the Environment to take new steps on recycling market development, including an initial progress report to the state legislature by September 2022. Dive Brief: A bill to create a state recycling market development program in Maryland has been approved in […]