Montgomery to offer free Christmas tree recycling

Montgomery to offer free Christmas tree recycling

MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA) - The City of Montgomery, Montgomery Clean City Commission and the Alabama Department of Conservation will offer free tree recycling.

According to city officials, the tree recycling dates are Saturday Dec. 29 and Saturday Jan. 5. Residents can take discarded Christmas trees to any of the city’s regular Saturday trash drop-off points between 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on these two days.

Drop off locations include:

  • Bellingrath  Jr. High
  • Cramton  Bowl's north parking lot
  • One  Center (formerly Montgomery Mall)
  • Goodwyn  Jr. High 
  • Halcyon Elementary 
  • Harrison  Elementary
  • Hayneville  Road Elementary
  • Morningview  Elementary
  • Sheridan  Heights Community Center
  • Southlawn  Middle School 
  • Vaughn  Road Elementary
  • Wares  Ferry Elementary

You can find addresses for each of these locations on the city’s website and click on the Sanitation Department link.

The Alabama Department of Conservation will use the trees to expand the fish habitat program on big, local reservoirs like Lake Martin and Lake Jordan.

Trees put out at the road will not be recycled. For more information, please call the Montgomery Clean City Commission at 334-625-2175.

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