Christmas Tree Recycling – January 2011

If you’re ready to un-deck the halls and recycle your tree, here are three options [updated to add PEC]:

christmas tree recycling cedar parkPedernales Electric Coop Cedar Park Office
– Ends 1/7

Bring your natural, undecorated Christmas tree to Cedar Park and other participating PEC offices by January 7th, and PEC will recycle your tree into mulch to beautify area playgrounds and parks.

The Cedar Park PEC office is located at 1949 West Whitestone Blvd. Call 512-331-8883 for more information.

City of Cedar Park Tree Recycling
– 1/8 Only

The City of Cedar Park Parks and Recreation Department will offer free Christmas tree recycling at City Hall on Saturday, January 8th. Organizers ask that you remove all decorations, ornaments, and stands from your tree and bring it to the City Hall parking lot between 9:00 AM and noon on Saturday.

Cedar Park City Hall is located at 600 N. Bell Blvd. Tree mulch will be used for city landscaping, and participating residents can receive a free seedling while supplies last. Call 512-401-5500 for more information.

Williamson County Landfill and Hutto Recycling Center
– Ends 1/17

The Williamson County Landfill and Hutto Recycling Center is offering free Christmas tree recycling. The Center is open from 7 AM to 5 PM Monday through Friday, and until noon on Saturdays, until Monday, January 17, 2011.

The landfill is located at 600 Landfill Road, just off FM 1660, between US 79 and SH 29. For more information on the tree recycling program, contact Denise Fraser at Waste Management, 512-899-0004.