City of Austin curbside customers can recycle holiday trees by leaving them at the curb on their trash and yard trimmings collection day. All other residents can drop trees off at 2304 Rollingwood Dr., Austin, TX, on specific dates.
City of Austin curbside customers can recycle their trees at the curb. Please remove all decorations from tree. Trees will be composted into Dillo Dirt™. Please set out your tree by 6:30 a.m. on your trash and yard trimmings collection day and remove all decorations and stands from the tree. Trees over 6 feet should be cut in half.
Drop-off Collection: NEW 2015 LOCATION
Not a City of Austin curbside customer? No problem! All residents can drop off their trees (decorations and stands removed) for recycling at 2304 Rollingwood Dr.between 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the following dates:
- Saturday, Jan. 3, 2015
- Sunday, Jan. 4, 2015
- Saturday, Jan. 10, 2015
- Sunday, Jan. 11, 2015
Trees collected will be turned into mulch and will be available for free on a first-come, first-served basis to Austin residents starting Wednesday, January 21. Please plan on bringing your own tools and storage containers for loading and transporting the mulch.
Interested in Volunteering?
If you or your organization is interested in volunteering during the collection days please contact Joe Washington at (512) 971-5708.
Alternative Drop-Off Locations
Free Drop-Off Locations
Tree will be accepted free of cost at the locations listed below. However, a contamination fee will be added to any trees with tags, decorations, and/or plastic remaining.
Texas Disposal Systems
- TDS Landfill: 3016 FM 1327, Creedmoor, Texas
- Eco Depot: 4001 RR 620 South, Bee Cave, Texas
Organics By Gosh
- 3602 Farm to Market 969, Austin, TX 78724 | (512) 276-1211
Walker Aero Environmental (JV Dirt)
- 3600 FM 973 North Austin, Texas 78725
Whittlesey Landscape Supplies
- 3219 S IH 35 Round Rock, Texas 78664
- 629 Dalton Lane, Austin, Texas 78742
Drop-Off Locations with a Fee
Locations listed below have varying fees. Call for more information.
Kinser Ranch LLC.
Starts at $1.00/per tree to $20/per load
For more information: 512-748-0800
10701 Kinser Lane, Austin, Texas 78736
Sid Mourning Tree Service
Pricing varies. Call for fee information: 512-420-0733
3810 Medical Parkway Austin, TX 78756
Austin Wood Recycling
For more information: 512-259-1430
3875 E. Whitestone Blvd., Cedar Park, TX 78613