Lewis County: Recycle Your Christmas Tree

Planning ahead can make your holiday to-do list so much more manageable. WSU Lewis County Master Gardener and Master Recycler Composter volunteers have announced the schedule for Christmas tree recycling this year so you can get it on your calendar. Undecorated Christmas trees and wreaths will be accepted from Dec. 26 through Jan. 11, 2015, in the parking lot outside the gate at the Lewis County Central Transfer Station, 1411 S. Tower Ave., in Centralia. Volunteers will be on hand from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday through Friday and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturdays to accept the trees for chipping.

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PUD 1 Winter 2014-15 Newsletter & Holiday Office Schedule

Office Schedule Change for Holiday:  The office will close at 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday the 24th and be closed all day on Thursday the 25th. We will reopen for normal business hours on Friday the 26th.  The office will also close early on December 31st and all day on January 1st for the New Year.  Winter 2014-2015 Newsletter (PDF)


2015 Mason Transit Authority Board and Advisory Board Meeting Calendar

Beginning in April, the meetings will be held in the new Transit-Community Center (T-CC). Calendar (PDF)

Thurston County: Recycle Your Holiday Tree

LeMay compost collection/yard waste customers

Put trees in or near your compost cart (in sections of 3 feet or less). Call 360-923-0111 for information.

City of Olympia garbage customers

Customers with Thurs./Fri. service - tree pickup is Sat., Jan. 3.

Customers with Tues./Wed. service - pickup is Sat., Jan. 10.

Place tree in regular pickup spot by 6 a.m. on your collection day. Call 360-753-8368 and choose option 2 for more info.

City of Lacey residents

Put trees at curb by 8 a.m. on Sat., Jan. 3. Local Boy Scout troops will offer donation based pickup service in the community. Call 491-3214 for information.

City of Tumwater residents

Place trees at the nearest street corner by 8 a.m. Mon., Jan.  5.  Call 360-754-4150 for information.

Tree Drop-off Locations

Thurston County residents

Trees can be taken to the Waste and Recovery Center, 2418 Hogum Bay Road NE, in Lacey through Jan. 10. The center will be closed Jan. 1. Hours are 7 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday through Friday and 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.

Rainier: Trees can be dropped at 13010 Rainier Acres Road from 9 a.m.- 5 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays through Jan. 10.

Rochester: Trees can be taken to 16500 Sargent Road from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesdays, Saturdays and Sundays through Jan. 11.

Tenino: Trees can be brought to 418 S. Wichman St. anytime through Jan. 10.

Yelm: Trees can be taken to the Yelm City Park anytime through Jan. 10.