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Pgh. will recycle Christmas Trees at various drop-off city locations

 

December 26, 2017



The City of Pittsburgh Department of Public Works has announced that the Christmas tree recycling program will be available again this year. Residents can take tress to the following drop-off locations to have the tree composted at no cost.

For a tree to be composted at a drop-off location, all ornaments, lights and stands must be removed. Trees in plastic bags or netting will not be accepted. Christmas trees set out at the curb for refuse pick-up will be sent to the landfill.

Christmas Tree Recycling Drop-Off Locations:

Hazelwood Schenley Park Division - Open year round at 40 Melanchton St Pittsburgh, PA 15207, Monday through Friday, 7:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. For more information, call 412-422-6524.

East End 2nd Division of Public Works - Open year round at 6814 Hamilton Ave Pittsburgh, PA 15208 (North Dallas Ave. at Hamilton Ave.), Monday through Saturday, 8:00 a.m to 2:00 p.m. For more information, call 412-665-3609.

West End 5th Division of Public Works - Open year round at 1330 Hassler St. Pittsburgh, PA 15220  (Off Herschel St. & Steuben St. near Herschel Park), Monday through Saturday, 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. For more information, call 412-937-3054.

Strip District Environmental Services Lot - Open January 2018 only at 3001 Railroad St, Pittsburgh, PA 15201 (near 30th St. and Railroad St.), Monday through Saturday, 8:00 a.m to 4:00 p.m. For more information, call 412-255-2773.

Baum Grove Parklet in Friendship - Open January 2018 only, City sponsored pilot drop off at 400 Roup Ave. Pgh PA 15232 (off of Fairmont Ave.), Monday through Saturday, 8:00 a.m to 4:00 p.m. For more information, call 412-255-2773.

For more information, contact the City of Pittsburgh Recycling Division at 412-255-2631.

 

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