News release: January 3, 2023
Region of Peel Christmas tree collection starts next week
Brampton, ON - (January 3, 2023) – From January 9 to 19, the Region of Peel will be collecting real Christmas trees and wreaths at the curb on select days.
To set out for collection, residents should ensure that:
- Trees taller than 3 m. (10 ft.) are cut in half
- All plastic bags, ornaments, tinsel, nails, wire, and tree stands are removed
- Trees are not placed in, on or behind snowbanks
If you live in an apartment or condo, the trees are set at the curb by the driveway entrance to the property, and that trees do not obstruct the road or sidewalk.
Residents who miss their collection can also take their Christmas trees to a Community Recycling Centre (CRC) in January. Trees taller than 3 m. (10 ft.) must be cut in half to be accepted. Please remove all tinsel, ornaments, plastic bags, nails, wires, and tree stands from your tree before bringing it to a CRC.
Residents are also encouraged to use the 2023 Waste Collection Calendar, or sign up to receive free weekly collection reminders.
Region of Peel
About Peel's transition
The Ontario government announced the dissolution of Peel Region and the establishment of a Transition Board (TB) as part of Bill 112. The Transition Board was appointed to provide recommendations to the Minister of Municipal Affairs and Housing on a range of restructuring matters related to the dissolution of Peel Region to make Mississauga, Brampton and Caledon independent municipalities by January 1, 2025.
To learn about the Transition Board, how it will make these recommendations, and to provide feedback to the Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing, visit Ontario's Peel Region Transition Board website.
During our transition, Peel remains committed to providing services to residents and businesses. For information about our transition, visit Peel's transition website.
About Peel Region
Peel Region works with residents and partners to create a healthy, safe and connected Community for Life for approximately 1.5 million people and over 200,000 businesses in the cities of Brampton and Mississauga and the Town of Caledon. Peel's services touch the lives of residents every day. For more information about the Region of Peel, explore peelregion.ca and follow us on Twitter @regionofpeel and Instagram @peelregion.ca.