Starting today, all of the city's recycling centers will be accepting used wrapping and Christmas trees but just the real ones.
Workers ask that you remove all decorations before bringing them. The trees will be turned into compost.
You can bring residential Christmas trees to one of the following drop-off locations (see a map):
Hours and Dates of Operation:
Dec. 27, 2011 through Jan. 8, 2012 (Closed Jan. 1 and 2, 2012)
OPEN Weds. - Sun., 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Sunbeam Neighborhood Depository - 5100 Sunbeam
Central Neighborhood Depository - 2240 Central St.
Kirkpatrick Neighborhood Depository - 5565 Kirkpatrick
Windfern Neighborhood Depository - 6023 Windfern
N. Main Neighborhood Depository - 9003 N. Main
Southwest Neighborhood Depository -10785 SW Freeway
OPEN DAILY, 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Doss Park (gates close at 5) - 2500 Frick Road
Memorial Park (Ball Fields 4 and 5) - 7300 Memorial Drive
T.C. Jester Park - 4200 T.C. Jester West
Kingwood – Bens View Lane @ Bens Branch Drive
Elington Airport Recycling Drop-off –HWY 3@ Brantley Roa
MON-SAT 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Saturday 9am - 12pm, CLOSED SUNDAY
Westpark Consumer Recycling Center - 5900 Westpark
MON-SAT 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., CLOSED SUNDAY
Living Earth - 5625 Crawford Road
Living Earth - 1503 Industrial Drive (Gessner @ Hwy 90)
Living Earth - 1700 Highway 90A East
Living Earth - 12202 Cutten Road
Living Earth – 16138 Highway 6
Living Earth – 5210 S. Sam Houston Pkwy.
All drop-off sites will be closed on New Year's Day.