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Christmas Tree Recycling

  • Published
  • Updated
  • by City Manager

The dates for the City of Arvada's 2019/2020 Christmas tree recycling event will be announced winter 2019.

Where & When Can I Recycle My Christmas Tree?

  • The City Parks Maintenance Shop at 7800 W. 62nd Avenue is accepting trees 7 a.m. - 3 p.m., Monday through Thursday, and 7 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. TBA.
  • Lake Arbor Lake Park at 6400 Pomona Drive is accepting trees TBA. No restricted days or times.
  • Stenger Fields at West 58th Avenue and Oak Street is accepting trees TBA. 6:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. daily

What to Know Before you Go

Please do not drop off branches or trees downed by the Christmas wind storm.
Please make sure the tree is free of nails, wire and all decorations to ensure safety of City staff handling the trees.  
We do not accept garlands, wreaths, or yard waste.
Business or commercial use not permitted.

What Happens to the Tree Mulch?

Mulch will be available free of charge at all drop-site locations. Residents will be responsible for loading and hauling of mulch. For more information on the Christmas tree mulching program or how to use mulch in your landscape, call the Parks Department at 720-898-7410.