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Live Christmas Tree
Recycle your Christmas tree for FREE at various drop-off locations around Fort Collins from December 26, 2018 – January 21, 2019. Be sure to remove all items from tree before dropping off, including: lights, wire, hooks, ornaments, tinsel, and fake snow.
- Rolland Moore Park 2201 S.Shields St.: Southeast corner of parking lot
- City Streets Facility 625 Ninth St.: Southwest corner of Vine and Lemay
- Fossil Creek Park 5821 S. Lemay Ave.: Enter on Lemay Ave.
- Wellington Recycling Drop-Off: Town Garage (corner of 6th and Grant)
- Larmier County Landfill: Green Waste Drop-off
City of Fort Collins: Timberline Recycling Center - Hard to Recycle Materials Yard
1903 S. Timberline Road, Fort Collins
Phone: (970) 221-6600
The Hard to Recycle Materials Yard is co-located at the Timberline Recycling Drop-Off Center.
There is a $5 facility use fee for the Yard, and additional fees apply for some recyclables (See website for more details). When only dropping off paint or cardboard, no entry fee is required. Oil-based, enamel, & Latex paints (interior/exterior) are accepted, as are various other coverings (deck coating, varnish, floor paint, primer, sealer, & stains).
Items Accepted (no additional fees required):
Items Accepted for Additional Fees (See website for more details):
Hageman Earth Cycle Inc.
3501 E. Prospect Ave., Fort Collins
Accepts clean construction wood waste (clean lumber, scrap wood, and pallets, no treated wood). No cement, sheetrock, carpet remnants. Also accepts yard wastes including leaves, grass clippings, tree branches (less than 24" in diameter), sod and soil, rock and gravel. Wood wastes may contain nails, but no metal or trash. Tree stumps not accepted.
Larimer County Recycling Drop-off Center
5887 S. Taft Hill Rd., Fort Collins
On the same property as the Larimer County Landfill, located south of Fort Collins on Taft Hill Rd. (about two miles south of Harmony Rd.).
The Recycling Center at Larimer County Landfill accepts commingled containers, newspaper, magazines, cardboard, office paper and shredded paper, and paperboard. The recycling center accepts already-shredded paper, but does not offer paper shredding services.
Also at the landfill are a Hazardous Waste Drop an e-waste recycling facility, and a recycling facility similar to the City's drop-off recycling site. Please refer to the Larimer County Hazardous Waste website for hours and items taken.