Free, Paid Christmas Tree Disposal Options in Cape Girardeau

Residents have two options to drop off Christmas trees for free recycling, from Dec. 24 through Jan. 31:

  • Bring your tree to the southeast corner of Arena Park, near Spartech Plastics, on Optimist Drive.
  • Residential trash customers may schedule a Wednesday special curbside pick up for Christmas trees, beginning Jan. 9, for $5 per tree. Call 573-339-6351 to schedule a tree pick up.

For more information, contact the City of Cape Girardeau Public Works Department at 573-339-6391.