Christmas Tree Recycling. Christmas tree recycling is easy in Sausalito. Just place your tree at the curbside with your green bin on your regular garbage pick-up day. There are no date restrictions as to when you may put your tree at the curbside.

Bay Cities Refuse, Sausalito’s garbage and recycling provider, requests that its customers also follow these guidelines:

  • Remove tree stands and ornaments. 
  • Do not recycle flocked trees. 
  • Cut in half any trees that are more than seven feet tall. 

As another option, a debris box for Christmas tree recycling will be available at the MLK parking lot off Coloma Street from December 28 through January 17.

Any questions about Christmas tree recycling may be directed to Bay Cities Refuse at (415) 332-3646.

Cleanup is tentatively scheduled for the week of October 18-22 on your regular day.

Limit (1) one cubic yard or equal to seven plastic lawn bags. All material must be placed in bags, boxes or containers and placed at the curb by 6:00 a.m.


Large items such as furniture, mattresses, etc. can be taken for an extra charge. Call our office for quote 415-332-3646






All material is taken to the landfill.

Please recycle usable items at donations sites like Goodwill or Salvation Army

NO green waste, dirt, rocks or material that will damage the packing mechanism of the trucks