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Be a Part of the Solution… Become an Arlington Master Composter!

In response to the need to keep yard trimmings out of our landfill, the City of Arlington in partnership with the Texas Commission for Environmental Quality, is offering a master composter Training Program for its citizens February 24 & 25 . This program, designed to train and recruit local volunteers who will promote backyard composting and yard waste reduction in their own neighborhoods, is open to anyone interested in learning how to compost in their own backyard. Click here to learn more and register View February 24 event in calendar View February 25 event in calendar

Two Arlington Locations to Accept Recycled Trees

After the holidays are over, residents and businesses are encouraged to recycle Christmas trees. Two free drop-off locations are available from Dec. 26, 2011 through Jan. 9, 2012: South Arlington Calloway’s Nursery 4940 S. Cooper St. 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily 817-465-2838 North Arlington Arlington Sanitary Landfill 800 Mosier Valley Road 7 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. – Monday through Saturday 817-354-2300 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. Before you recycle your Christmas tree: Read more…