You may drop off your Christmas trees for recycling at the following locations in Tangipahoa Parish:
Hammond Maintenance Facility
18104 Hwy. 190, Hammond, LA (next to Piggly Wiggly Super Market)
Hours: 7:00 AM - 3:30 PM Monday-Friday
Starting December 26 through the end of January
Southeastern Sustainability Center
2101 North Oak Street, Hammond, LA
Hours: 7:00 AM - 4:00 PM Monday-Thursday and 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM on Friday
Starting January 5 through the end of January
Middendorf's Restaurant in Manchac
30160 U.S. 51, Akers, LA 70421
Trees can be dropped off at Middendorf's anytime at the trailer outside, but to be entered into the $50 Christmas tree dropoff raffle trees must be dropped off during their normal business hours - 10:30AM - 9:00PM, Wednesday through Monday (closed Tuesday).
IMPORTANT - Please make sure your tree is not flocked and is free of any lights, ornaments, metal stands, or other un-natural materials.
Donated trees will be used to help build up marshland in areas that have been impacted by erosion and other factors.