December 28 - January 15
12:00 am

Designated Collection Area


City of Bellaire:

The Christmas tree recycling program will be available to residents from December 28, 2020, until January 15, 2021. During this time, trees may be dropped off at the designated collection area located at the southeast corner of Baldwin Avenue and Edith Street. Place your tree in the parking lot near the tree recycling sign. Please remove all ornaments, tinsel, tree stands, and lights before you recycle. Flocked trees will not be accepted.

For more information, please contact Bellaire Public Works at 713-662-8170.

City of West University:

Christmas Tree Recycling Dates

The city will be collecting Christmas trees for recycling between December 28, 2020, and January 15, 2021.

How to Recycle Your Tree

Please place your tree, free of any foreign materials or objects (bulbs, lights, stands, etc.), curbside on your regular trash day. These trees will be taken to a local composter and recycled as mulch.

Trees Not Accepted for Recycling

Trees that are flocked or have ornaments, lights, stands, or any other foreign objects WILL NOT be accepted for recycling. These trees will be collected with your normal household trash and disposed of in the landfill.

Same Day Pick Up

Please be aware that we will do our best to collect your Christmas trees on the day they are placed curbside but occasionally due to the volume of trees, your tree may not be picked up the same day.

City of Houston:

December 26 – January 31

1. Place your tree at the curb for collection on your TREE WASTE day.

2. Bring your residential Christmas trees to one of the following Drop-Off locations below.

  Christmas Tree Recycling Locations