Christmas Tree Recycling Program Again Offered in Allegheny County Parks
PITTSBURGH – Allegheny County is again offering its annual Christmas Tree Recycling Program this holiday season. County residents may drop off Christmas trees from Thursday, December 26, 2019, through Tuesday, January 14, 2020, at all nine regional parks from 8:00 a.m. until dusk.
All lights, decorations, tinsel and stands must be removed from trees prior to drop-off. Trees will be mulched and used in the county parks. Drop-off locations are:
Park Drop-Off Location
Boyce Park Soccer fields parking lot
Deer Lakes Park Veterans Shelter parking lot
Harrison Hills Park Parking lot at intersection of Chipmunk Drive & Cottontail Drive
Hartwood Acres Park Mansion parking lot
North Park Swimming pool parking lot
Round Hill Park Alfalfa Shelter parking lot
Settlers Cabin Park Wave pool parking lot
South Park Wave pool parking lot
White Oak Park Chestnut Shelter parking lot
The list of drop-off locations is also available online at www.alleghenycounty.us/parks/christmas-tree-recycling-program.aspx.
During the 2018-19 program, approximately 3,500 trees were received and recycled, with the resulting mulch used for various purposes throughout the park system’s 12,000 acres.
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