By DH Vancouver Staff, DH Vancouver StaffDec 26, 2012 8:27 am
Christmas is over and for those of you with real Christmas trees here is a list of a few of the places you can recycle your trees in Metro Vancouver. For those of you with fake trees, you’ll probably leave it up for another month or so as we all know putting the tree back in the box isn’t as fun as putting the tree up.
Where to recycle Christmas tree in Vancouver
1. Lions Club Christmas Tree Recycling|January 7 – 8, 2011
Kerrisdale Community Ice Rink parking lot (East Boulevard just north of 41st Ave)
Kits Beach parking lot (Cornwall and Arbutus Street)
For you downtown residents, Sunset Beach upper parking lot (Pacific Boulevard and Broughton Street)
RONA Home and Garden Grandview Store (2727 East 12th Avenue, in the parking lot south of 12th Ave)
2. Christmas Tree Recycling at UBC Point Grey Campus
Dates and Time: December 26 9:30 AM to Sun, January 8, 2012, 4:30 PM UBC Point Grey Campus
Location: UBC Botanical Garden Entrance behind the Reception Centre building, at 6804 South West Marine Dr.
Cost: Suggested $5 donation
3. City Recycling – Free Drop-Off Depots
Vancouver South Transfer Station, Recycling Depot & Yard Trimmings Drop-off
Location: 377 West Kent Avenue North
4. Curbside Recycling
Until January 31, 2011
Vancouver households with city yard trimmings collections can leave their trees curbside, but the trees must be unbagged and placed at least one metre from wheeled carts before 7am on collection day.