After the holidays are over, residents and businesses are encouraged to recycle Christmas trees.
Two free drop-off locations are available from Dec. 26, 2013 through Jan. 13, 2014:
4940 S. Cooper St.
9 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily
Christmas trees should be loaded into one of the containers on the north side of the building during business hours only.
Arlington Sanitary Landfill
800 Mosier Valley Road
7 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. – Monday through Saturday weather permitting
- Remove lights, ornaments and tree stands, including wooden stands and nails.
- Do not place the tree in a plastic bag.
- Flocked trees are acceptable for recycling.
Trees placed curbside will only be collected for trash. Trees taller than 6’ must be cut in half for trash pick-up.Please do not take Christmas trees to the leaf recycling drop-off sites.Free mulch from the trees will be available to residents at the landfill in the spring for gardens and landscapes.For general questions about Christmas tree recycling, please call 817-459-6777 or webapps.arlingtontx.gov/tmp/environment.