Christmas Tree Recycling Dates

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CITY OF REDLANDS CHRISTMAS TREE RECYCLING 2018/2019

The City of Redlands will collect un-flocked Christmas trees for RECYCLING December 26, 2018, to January 11, 2019. All trees must have ornaments, lights, tinsel, nails, and tree stands removed.

Single Family Residential and Other Customers with Automated Containers

Single family residential customers or other customers with City automated containers may place un-flocked trees curbside, next to their containers, on their regular collection day between December 26, 2018, to January 11, 2019. These customers may also recycle their green trees by one of the following methods below:

  • Take tree to FREE daylight-hours only disposal site located at the city’s corporate yard (1270 W. Park Ave) any day between December 26, 2018, and January 11, 2019 6:00 am – 3:00 pm. THIS SITE IS FOR CHRISTMAS TREES ONLY!

  • Cut into lengths no longer than 18 inches and place into GREEN WASTE container – as always, make sure that the container lid closes. NO FLOCKED TREES!

  • Pay a $41.92 Special Haul rate to have tree collected on a day other than the scheduled service day.

Businesses and Multi-Family Complexes with Commercial Bins


All businesses and/or tenants of multi-family residential complexes with disposal bin service may place un-flocked trees next to the disposal bin enclosure for their building according to the following schedule:
   • The area east of Orange Street will have trees collected Wednesday, January 2, 2019, and January 9, 2019.
   • The area west of Orange Street will have trees collected on Thursday, January 3, 2019, and January 10, 2019.

PLEASE DO NOT PLACE GREEN TREES INSIDE ENCLOSURES OR IN COMMERCIAL BINS.


FLOCKED TREES - All Customers


FLOCKED TREES CANNOT BE COLLECTED FOR RECYCLING! They may be disposed of in residential REFUSE containers only if they are cut into lengths no longer than 18 inches and the container lid closes. Flocked trees may also be placed into commercial bins only if they fit, or are cut down to fit.

OR

Flocked trees may be brought to the FREE daylight-hours only disposal site located at the city’s corpo-rate yard (1270 W. Park Ave.) from December 26, 2018, to January 11, 2019. Please keep flocked and un-flocked trees separate. THIS SITE IS FOR CHRISTMAS TREES ONLY!

Failure to comply with these regulations may delay pick up of trees and regular solid waste services. Customers are encouraged to contact the City of Redlands Solid Waste Customer Service at (909) 798-7529 regarding any Christmas tree recycling and flocked tree disposal questions.