Tag: Christmas tree
Find out when and how to get rid of your holiday tree with our Bay Area-wide guide.
Don’t go over your city or county’s Christmas tree composting/recycling cliff. Find out when and how to get rid of that tree with our annual guide. No county or city accepts flocked or decorated trees for curbside pickup, although some Boy Scout troops do for a charge. Most counties compost their trees. We’ve included city […]
(BCN and KQED) San Francisco’s annual Christmas tree recycling program will start next week when residents can leave their trees curbside for pickup, city officials announced today. The “treecycling” was the topic of a news conference today in Civic Center Plaza, where officials from the city’s Department of the Environment and Recology SF inserted more […]
The six-story fir tree that will brighten the National Mall in Washington D.C. is taking a victory lap, of sorts. The 65-foot white fir was felled in Stanislaus National Forest. This is the fourth time that the “The People’s Tree” will hail from California. This one was picked for its fullness, shape and color. And […]
Alameda Alameda county provides year-round curbside pick-up of Christmas trees and yard-trimming. Call the county’s recycling hotline at 877-STOPWASTE or find your city’s specific recycling program. Contra Costa Many cities in Contra Costa will pick-up Christmas trees during the holiday season. Call your local waste program to schedule a pick-up or find out what day […]