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2018 Pittsburgh Christmas Tree Recycling

PITTSBURGH, PA (Dec. 20, 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 
Location: 40 Melanchton St Pittsburgh, PA 15207 
Hours: Monday through Friday, 7:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. 
Contact: 412-422-6524 
 
East End 2nd Division of Public Works - Open Year Round  
6814 Hamilton Ave Pittsburgh, PA 15208 (North Dallas Ave. at Hamilton Ave.) 
Hours: Monday through Saturday, 8:00 a.m to 2:00 p.m. 
Contact: 412-665-3609 
 
West End 5th Division of Public Works Open Year Round  
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. 
Contact: 412-937-3054 
 
Strip District Environmental Services Lot - Open January 2018 Only  
3001 Railroad St, Pittsburgh, PA 15201 (near 30th St. and Railroad St.) 
Hours: Monday through Saturday, 8:00 a.m to 4:00 p.m. 
Contact: 412-255-2773 

Baum Grove Parklet in Friendship - Open January 2018 Only 
City Sponsored Pilot Drop Off 
400 Roup Ave. Pgh PA 15232 (off of Fairmont Ave.)  
Hours: Monday through Saturday, 8:00 a.m to 4:00 p.m. 
Contact: 412-255-2773  

Questions? Contact the City of Pittsburgh Recycling Division for more information: (412) 255-2631 

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Published

12.20.2017

Contacts

Katie O'Malley
Communications Coordinator
mayor
(412) 925-1990
katie.omalley@pittsburghpa.gov