The 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
- Visit the Public Works Call Center at reportitresolveit.WilmingtonDE.gov.
- 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.