Mayor Menino Asks Residents to
Recycle Christmas Trees, Catalogs and Wrapping Paper
(BOSTON, Jan 3, 2012) Boston residents must
dispose of their Christmas trees on their recycling day between
January 2nd and 13th. The Public Works Department will collect and
compost the trees.
Please remove ornaments, decorations, and stands
from Christmas trees. Do not put trees in plastic bags. Place
trees at the curb by 7:00am on recycling collection day. Christmas
trees will be collected during these two weeks only.
Residents are also reminded to recycle their
holiday catalogs and wrapping paper.
For further information, please call the Mayor’s
24-hour hotline at (617) 635-4500 or online at