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Tree Limb Recycling

Residents are encouraged to recycle their tree limbs to reduce landfill use and provide valuable mulch. Limb chipping and free mulch are available for Westminster residents. 

Open year-round on the second Saturday of the month from 8 a.m. to noon.
The wait to drop off limbs is always longest at the beginning of the event. To avoid the line, residents are encouraged to arrive later in the morning.


Westminster residents only
Please bring proof of Westminster residency, such as a driver's license, Colorado I.D. showing Westminster address, utility bill, rent receipt or mortgage statement. No contractors.

What can you bring

  • Tree limbs can be any length, but must be less than 20 inches in diameter. Loads must be covered or tied down.
  • Shrubs are allowed if the root ball has been removed. 
  • No construction materials, bags of leaves or grass clippings.

Inclement weather
The limb recycling/mulch pickup could be closed due to inclement weather and excessive moisture. Check the event calendaror call 303-658-2192 for cancellation/rescheduling information.

Off-loading of tree limbs is self-serve.

Free mulch is no longer available for the season. When available, residents can pick up mulch on the second Saturday of the month while supplies last. Call 303-658-2192 for mulch availability. Mulch can be self-loaded into your containers, or staff can load mulch into the back of your pickup. The City is not liable for any vehicle damages while loading mulch.

10001 Alkire St. 
View a map of the location Please be aware that the hours listed on Google are not always accurate. Refer to the hours above for the most accurate information.

Tree Limb Recycling: contact Amanda Schreck, 303-658-2192 or aschreck@cityofwestminster.us.

Christmas Tree Recycling

Residents may recycle their Christmas trees at the lower parking lot of City Park Fitness Center, 10475 Sheridan Blvd. Please remove ornaments and plastic bags before disposal. 

Dates and Hours

December 25, 2021 to January 24, 2022

This lot is self-service, so the hours are flexible.


City Park Fitness Center lower parking lot, 10475 Sheridan Blvd.