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Christmas Tree Collection

Post Date:12/27/2018 12:15 PM

Recycle-symbol-with-Christmas-TreeMount Prospect residents’ Christmas trees will be collected by the refuse hauler at no additional cost on your regular collection day, December 31 – January 11 (no collection on January 1).

Christmas trees set out for collection must be free of all decorative debris. Please remove all decorative items from the tree including:

  • Lights
  • Tinsel
  • Ornaments
  • Strings
  • Wires

Please do not cut or trim tree for collection, place trees at the curb whole.

Wreaths are considered refuse due to the metal frame and will be collected as refuse.  Artificial wreaths are not recyclable.

Christmas trees placed at the curb outside of the designated dates will be collected as garbage.

All questions concerning the disposal of large logs should be directed to the Public Works Department (847-870-5640).

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