Christmas Tree Recycling


xmas treeThe Department of Public Works (DPW) encourages City residents to recycle their live (not artificial) Christmas trees.

Schedule a Special Pickup

To schedule a tree for pickup:

  • Call the Public Works Call Center at (302) 576-3878 during normal business hours (Monday - Friday, 6:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.) and choose the yard waste option; or
  • Remove all decorations, ornaments, tinsel, and stand.
  • Place your Christmas tree on the curb the night before your pickup date depending on the your location.