The City of Mt. Pleasant Street Department staff will be picking up discarded Christmas trees from City residents on January 7, 10, 14 and 17, 2020. This service is free of charge.
Trees are to be placed at the curb, even in areas where normal trash collection is in the alley by 7:30 a.m. on January 17. All tinsel and plastic bags must be removed, and the trunk ends of the trees to face the street. Evergreen wreaths will not be collected. After January 17 trees may be taken to the Materials Recovery Facility or disposed of through the City’s brush chipping program. Questions? Call 989-779-5401.
Residents can place their discarded Christmas trees curbside for collection Jan. 2-5 and Jan. 8-12, 2018. Trees will be collected on weekdays and the service is free of charge. To ensure collection, please place tree curbside by 7 a.m. on Friday, Jan. 5, or 7 a.m. on Friday, Jan. 12.
Trees will only be collected at curbside; this includes areas where normal trash collection is in the alley. Please remove plastic bags and tinsel, and face the base of the tree toward the street.
Tree remnants are processed through a wood chipper; wreaths cannot be processed through the chipper and will not be collected.
For more information, please call the City of Mt. Pleasant Division of Public Works at (989) 779-5401.