Recycle Your Christmas Tree through Feb 1

Through Feb 1, 2013, county residents with yard waste collection may place their undecorated, unbagged, live Christmas trees at the curb by 6:30 a.m. on their regularly scheduled yard waste collection day collection day. (See below) The trees will be picked up and turned into free mulch for county residents in the Spring (for mulch info call the DER's Recycling Section at 301-883-5045)

Residents may also bring undecorated trees, free of charge, to the following locations for recycling through February 1, 2013.

Prince George’s County
Yard Waste Composting Facility
6601 Southeast Crain Highway
Upper Marlboro, Maryland
Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m.– 3:30 p.m.

Brown Station Road Public Convenience Center
3501 Brown Station Road
Upper Marlboro, Maryland
Monday through Saturday, 7:00 a.m.– 6:00 p.m.

For more information see the county Yard Waste Collection web page
Unfortunately, the county website does not tell you the day of the week for your weekly yard waste pickup. For that information call the Department of Environmental Resources’ Waste Management Division at (301) 952-7630.

This tip was provided by our local Police District VI Community Oriented Policing Services team, who wish you all Happy Holidays