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Christmas Tree Recycling

This Christmas, go green and recycle your evergreen. Starting Wednesday, Dec. 26, you have options to recycle clean, decoration-free Christmas trees.

This service is for residents who receive waste collection services from Miami-Dade County only. If you do not receive waste collection services from Miami-Dade County, please contact your local service provider directly.
Christmas tree recycling options:
1. Drop off your clean, decoration-free tree at one of the below Trash and Recycling Centers:
  • Eureka Drive - 9401 SW 184 St.
  • Golden Glades - 140 NW 160 St.
  • Moody Drive - 12970 SW 268 St.
  • North Dade Landfill - 21500 NW 47 Ave.
  • Norwood - 19901 NW 7 Ave.
  • Palm Springs North - 7870 NW 178 St.
  • Snapper Creek - 2200 SW 117 Ave.
  • South Miami Heights - 20800 SW 117 Ct.
  • West Little River - 1830 NW 79 St.
  • West Perrine - 16651 SW 107 Ave.
Centers are open seven days a week from 7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. 

2. Drop off your tree at the West Miami-Dade Home Chemical Collection Center.
  • Center, located at 8801 NW 58 St., is open seven days a week for from 7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. This service is for tree drop off only.
3. Place your tree at the curbside on Sunday, Jan. 6.
  • Crews will collect trees between Jan. 7 and Jan. 18. 
4. Cut up your tree and place it in your green garbage cart. It will be picked up for collection along with your household garbage.

5. Use one of your two bulky waste pickups for tree collection.

Belated Christmas gift - free mulch.
Trees will be converted into mulch. Residents who provide proof of residency within the service area will be able to pick up free mulch at one of the Trash and Recycling Centers starting in February 2019.

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