Christmas Tree Disposal

CLOSED

The collection sites for the 2017 – 2018 season are now closed. Depositing a tree at a site at this time is illegal dumping, punishable by fine and imprisonment.

Disposal Requirements

Please Remove...

  • Nails
  • Wires
  • Ornaments
  • Tree stand
  • Plastic bags (please take bags home and dispose with garbage)
  • Lights
  • Wreathes and evergreen roping will not be accepted.
  • Flocked trees are ok.

All sites closed on Monday, January 8, 2018. Do not deliver trees after this date. Doing so is illegal dumping and punishable by a fine of up to $500, loss of drivers license for 6 months and all clean up costs. Omaha Municipal Code, Chapter 34, ARTICLE I, Section 4.


Please throw your tree up on the pile. This will leave room for others to access the site.

You may begin using the sites on December 24. The sites are open daily during daylight hours. Assistance from volunteers is available at select sites and only on the days listed.

Volunteers from the Rotary Clubs of Omaha, and the Douglas-Sarpy Master Gardeners will staff sites A and D listed below to help you unload your tree on December 30 and 31, 2017 and again January 6 and 7, 2018, from 10AM until 4PM each day.

Collection Locations

Find A Drop Off Location Near You

Sponsors and Volunteer Organizations

BY THE NUMBERS…

2017 Collection

Tons of Trees Collected: 106

 

Volunteer Hours: 216

 

Cost To City: $13,950