Christmas Tree Disposal


CURBSIDE COLLECTION of REAL Christmas trees will take place township wide on ONE DAY ONLY! Friday, January 14, 2022. This collection applies to REAL Christmas trees ONLY. Artificial trees are not included.

  • This is the only free collection day for real Christmas trees. If you miss the free collection day, you will need to purchase a $4 Red tag to have the tree collected.
  • Do not put real trees out before the January 14 collection day, however, be sure your tree is out on the curb the night before.
  • If you want to put your real tree out before the free collection day, then 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.


DROP OFF of REALChristmas trees at the Lancaster Township woody waste facility is a service for Lancaster Township residents only.

  • December 26, 2021 thru January 14, 2022
  • Dawn to Dusk
  • In the designated (signed) area only! Located at the entrance to the woody waste facility
  • ALL decorations must be removed.
  • NO tree bags.

The area is under video surveillance; violators will be cited.