Christmas Tree Disposal

 

COLLECTION of REAL Christmas trees is the week of January  TBD, 2021. This is the only free pickup weekIf you miss the free collection week, you must purchase and attach to the tree a RED extra service tag.

  • Collection takes place on regular trash day.
  • Do not put real trees out before January 13th.
  • Applies to real Christmas trees ONLY. Artificial trees are not included.
  • If you want to put your real tree out before the start of the free collection week, it MUST have a RED extra service tag attached.
  • ALL decorations must be removed. Tree should not be in a bag.
  • Artificial trees can be put out with the trash, and MUST have a RED extra service tag attached. ALL decorations must be removed. Tree should not be in a bag.
  • Red Tags – $4.00 each, are purchased at the township office.

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DROP OFF real Christmas trees at the township yard waste facility area. Look for posted signs.

January TBD, 2021; Dawn to Dusk

Service is for township residents only. REAL TREES ONLY; all decorations must be removed; no tree bags. ABSOLUTELY NO ARTIFICIAL TREES OR YARD WASTE.

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Information below provided by LCSWMA.

RECYCLE your real tree. The following are some suggested Christmas tree drop-off locations for individual residents, haulers, businesses, and municipalities. In order for your tree to be recycled, ALL decorations must be removed, and tree should not be in a bag. No tree stands or plastic (including bags), wire, ornaments, lights, tinsel or other decorations may remain on the trees.

1. Lancaster County Central Park – main entrance located along Chesapeake Street, Lancaster. Call the Park Office at (717) 299-8215 for information. 

2. Martin Mulch Products – located at 55 Woodcrest Drive, Ephrata. Call (717) 733-1602 for information. 

3. Zeager Brothers – located at 4000 East Harrisburg Pike, Middletown. Call (717) 944-7481 for information.