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Christmas Tree Recycling Locations
The holidays are over, but don't throw out that Christmas tree. Recycle it instead. Trees can be recycled through several participating Valley parks. Please remove all lights, ornaments, tinsel, metal and stands from Christmas Trees before bringing them to any of the recycling locations. Waste Management Facilities also accept trees for recycling.
When: Through Feb. 4
, Prospector Park 3015 N. IdahoRd. , Paws & Claws Care Center 725 E. Baseline Ave.
When: Through Jan. 4
- A to Z Equipment, 803 E. Van Buren, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
, Nozomi Park 250 S. Kyrene Rd. , Desert Breeze Park 660 N. Desert Breeze Blvd. E. , Arrowhead Park 1475 W. Erie St. , Shawnee Park 1400 W. Mesquite St. , Pima Park 625 N. McQueen Rd. , Folley Park 601 E. Frye Rd. , Chuparosa Park 2400 S. Dobson Rd.
- Snedigar Sportsplex,
4625 S. Alma School Rd. , Tumbleweed Park 2250 S. McQueen Rd. , Recycling-Solid Waste Collection Center 955 E. Queen Creek Rd. , Veterans Oasis Park 4050 E. Chandler Heights Rd
When: Through Jan. 6
, Hetchler Park 4260 S. Greenfield Rd.from 5:30 a.m. to 10 p.m. M-F accepts, Nichols Park 700 N. Higley Rd.from 5:30 a.m. to 10 p.m. M-F
- A to Z Equipment Rental and Sales
1313 E Baseline Rd.between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m.,
When: Through Jan. 12
, Acoma Park 53rd Ave.and Acoma Rd.
- Fire Station #156, 67th Ave. and
Deer Valley Rd. , Foothills Park 57th Ave.and Union Hills , Glendale Heroes Park 83rd Ave.and Bethany Home Rd.
- O’Neill Park,
64th Ave.and Missouri Ave.
- Rose Lane Park,
51st Ave.and Marlette Ave. , Sahuaro Ranch Park 63rd Ave.and Mountain View Rd.
When: Through Jan. 10
, Foothills Community Park 12795 S. Estrella Parkway
- Eagle’s Nest side of the PebbleCreek community,
3645 N. Clubhouse Drive , Palm Valley Park 13133 W. Monte Vista Road
- Goodyear Ballpark parking lot at the corner of
Goodyear Boulevardand Estrella Parkway, southof Yuma Road.
W. Wigwam Boulevard.
When: Through Jan. 30
- 45862 W. Garvey
, East Mesa Service Center 6935 E. Decatur St.
- Solid Waste Management Department,
730 N. Mesa Drive
- Superstition Springs Police/Fire Substation,
2430 S. Ellsworth Road , Mountain View Park 845 N. Lindsay Road(enter off of Adobe St.) , Dobson Ranch Park 2363 S. Dobson Road.
Library, Sunrise Mountain 21109 N. 98th Avenue
- Peoria Sports Complex,
16101 N. 83rd Avenue(enter off Paradise Lane)
7975 W. Peoria Avenue
- Home Depot,
9201 W. Peoria Avenue
- Home Depot, 25650
N. LakePleasant Road
8497 W. Thunderbird Road
- Lowe's, 25311
N. LakePleasant Road.
, Deer Valley Park Utopia Roadand 19th Avenue , Paradise Valley Park 40th Street, southof Union Hills Drive , Sereno Park Sweetwater Avenueand 56th Street , Cactus Park 3800 W. Cactus Road. Mountain View Park, Peoriaand Seventh Avenues , Marivue Park Osborn Roadand 59th Avenue and 23rd avenues Washington Park, Maryland
- Madison Park,
Glenrosa Avenueand 16th Street , Los Olivos Park Devonshire Avenueand 28th Street , Desert West Park Encanto Boulevardand 67th Avenue
- El Reposo Park,
Alta Vista Roadand Seventh Street , Mountain Vista Park 50th Street, northof Ray Road , Cesar Chavez Park 35th Avenueand Baseline Road , Desert Foothills and Desert Foothills Park Chandler Boulevard.
When: Through Jan. 12
, Gaines Park 15837 N. Nash Street
- Surprise Recreation Complex,
15795 N. Parkview Place , 17894 Westpark Surprise Farms Softball Park , Asante Community Park 16763 W. Vereda Solana Drive
, Household Products Collection Center 1320 E. University Drive
- West side of
, Kiwanis Park Recreation Center 6111 South All-America Way