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What to Do with this Christmas Tree
Friday, 29 December 2017
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​Before placing your Christmas tree and holiday greenery at the curbside, the Prince William County Solid Waste Division suggests people recycle their trees by taking them to one of four locations across the county.

  • Prince William County Landfill – 14811 Dumfries Rd., Monday through Saturday, 6a.m. to 6p.m. and Sunday, 8 a.m. to 5p.m., The facility will be closed Jan. 1.
  • Balls Ford Road Composting Facility – 13000 Balls Ford Rd., Monday through Saturday, 7:30am to 5 p.m., and Sunday 8 a.m. to 5p.m.  The facility will be closed on Jan 1.
  • Leesylvania State Park— 2001 Daniel K Ludwig Dr., Monday through Friday, 6 a.m. to 30 minutes after sunset, Saturday and Sunday, 5 a.m. to 30 minutes after sunset.
  • Northern Virginia Electric Cooperative—5399 Wellington Branch Rd., Dec. 26, 2017 to Jan. 8, 2018.  
Trees dropped off at the Prince William County Landfill and Balls Ford Road Composting facilities as well as the Northern Virginia Electric Cooperative location will be ground up for use as mulch.  

Trees dropped off at Leesylvania State Park will be used on site for habitat development.   Do not include wreaths and garland which contain metal and please remove all ornaments, decorations, tinsel and tree stands. For more information on recycling in Prince William County, visit  

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