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Tis the Season for Holiday Trees & Greenery Collection

January 3, 2021 – February 28, 2022

The DC Department of Public Works (DPW) will collect holiday trees and greenery January 3 through February 28 from DPW-serviced households, which includes single-family homes and apartment dwellings with three or fewer units.

Here is what you need to know about this year’s holiday tree and greenery collection:

  • Trees and greenery collected during this time will be composted in support of Mayor Bowser’s Zero Waste initiative.
  • Holiday trees and greenery will be collected from the curbside or at the normal point of collection for trash and recycling.
  • All residents can also drop-off holiday trees and greenery at the following four locations:

Monday through Friday, 10 AM – 2 PM & Saturdays 8am-2pm:

  • Benning Road Transfer Station (3200 Benning Road NE)
  • Fort Totten Transfer Station (4900 John F. McCormack Drive NE)
  • Bryant Street Sweep Shop (201 Bryant Street NW)
  • South Capitol Street Graffiti Shop (2700 South Capitol Street SE)
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