cityhall report

CHRISTMAS TREE RECYCLING

CURBSIDE PICKUP - SATURDAY, JANUARY 16TH 

Progressive Waste will pick up bare Christmas trees within the city limits of Covington for the RECYCLING Restoration Program on Saturday, January 16th.  Trees for recycling pickup must be green with no artificial decorations/adornments attached.  Christmas trees that are unable to be recycled which include trees that are flocked or have lights, tinsel, or any other attachments unnatural to the tree can be put out and collected with regular trash pickup.

 
DROP-OFF SITE INFORMATION

The parish-wide recycling program was designed to help restore wetlands lost during Hurricane Katrina.  In addition, St. Tammany Parish is again accepting only bare, green Christmas trees for recycling.  Residents living in the Covington area can drop off trees between 7:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m., Monday thru Friday, at the St. Tammany Parish Fairgrounds by using the entrance on North Florida Street near Lyon Elementary School.