Christmas tree recycling centers open December 26th - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

12/18/09

Christmas tree recycling centers open December 26th

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - When it comes time for you to take down the decorations and the Christmas tree, there are places that you can take your fresh tree to be recycled.

Beginning Saturday, December 26th, residents can drop off their fresh-cut Christmas trees at a City of Lubbock Recycling Drop-off Center:

  • Southside, 1631 84th Street
  • Northside, 208 Municipal Drive
  • Elmwood, 2002 Elmwood Avenue

The City is asking that you please remove plastic coverings, all decorations, and bases or tree stands from the fresh-cut trees before taking them to a Recycling Drop-off Center.

The recycling locations will be available until January 10th, and residents can place the trees in the roll-off containers located outside of the gates at the centers.

After January 10th through the rest of the month, the roll-off containers will be inside the gates, and residents can drop off trees between 8 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Monday through Saturday.

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