County Parks Offer Annual Christmas Tree Recycling Program

The Allegheny County Parks Department is offering its Annual Christmas Tree Recycling Program this holiday season. Residents may drop off Christmas Trees from Saturday, December 26th 2020, through Thursday, January 14th, 2021, at all nine county parks from 8:00 am until dusk.

All lights, decorations, tinsel, and stands must be removed from trees prior to drop-off. Trees will be mulched and used in the county parks. Drop off locations are:

Boyce Park Soccer Fields Parking Lot

Deer Lakes Park Veterans Shelter Parking Lot

Harrison Hills Park Parking Lot at Chipmunk Drive and Cottontail Drive

North Park Swimming Pool Parking Lot

Round Hill Park Alfalfa Shelter Parking Lot

Settlers Cabin Park Wave Pool Parking Lot

South Park Wave Pool Parking Lot

White Oak Park Chestnut Shelter Parking Lot

The list of drop-off locations is also available online at

During the 2019-2020 program, approximately 3,500 trees were received and recycled, with the resulting mulch used for various purposed throughout the park system's 12,000+ acres.