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Christmas Tree Recycling 2021

Local Boy Scout troops in Redmond will be collecting and recycling Christmas trees in your community on Saturday, December 26, 2020 and Saturday, January 2, 2021. Requested minimum donation is $10.00. Donations go directly to supporting Boy Scout activities throughout the year.

Trees will be recycled so please have trees cleaned of all lights, decorations and tinsel.

For more information on Boy Scouts Christmas Tree collections in your area contact:

Troop 27 – Redmond: 541-385-3989

Sisters – 541 385-2640

Republic Services, formerly High Country Disposal, can collect your tree on your garbage day the week of January 11 – 15, 2021 for a $5 charge. Please set your tree out next to your roll cart on your regular collection day.

For city customers with curbside yard debris service, you can recycle your Christmas tree by cutting the tree down to smaller pieces and placing in your yard debris cart.

At no charge, All Deschutes County Transfer Stations and Sisters Recycle Center will take Christmas trees from residents January 2 – January 30, 2021 at no charge. Flocked trees are not accepted. Trees must be cleaned of all lights, decorations, tinsel, and wires for recycling.



Important 2020 Holiday Collection Schedule

Republic Services, formerly High Country Disposal, collects on all holidays except Christmas Day and New Year’s Day.

There will be no collection service on Christmas Day and New Year’s Day.

Service during both holiday weeks will be delayed one day. Friday customers will be serviced Saturday for both holiday weeks.

There will be no service Christmas Day, Friday, December 25, 2020.  Friday customers will be serviced Saturday, December 26, 2020.

There will be no service New Year’s Day, Friday, January 1, 2021. Friday customers will be serviced Saturday, January 2, 2021.

Your collection time may also  vary due to the holiday, please have your carts out by 6:00 a.m. or the night before.

Please contact the office for any questions about your collection day over the Christmas and New Year’s Holiday. Phone lines are open Monday – Friday 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. at 541-548-4984.



Normal Collection Schedule on Thanksgiving Day

Republic Services, formerly High Country Disposal, will operate on a normal collection schedule Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 26, 2020.

Customers with garbage and recycling collection service Thanksgiving Day, please have carts out by 6:00 a.m. or the night before.

The office will be closed November 26 in observance of Thanksgiving and phone lines will reopen Friday, November 27 at 8:00 a.m.  The office will remain closed for walk-in traffic due to COVID-19.

Republic Services collects on all holidays except Christmas Day and New Year’s Day. For those holidays, service will be serviced one day late.

For more information, please call our office at 541-548-4984.


Republic Services Launch Residential Food Waste Curbside Collection within city of Redmond

Republic Services, formerly High Country Disposal is expanding the curbside compost program to include all food waste. Beginning November 1, 2020, Republic Services will collect all food waste in the curbside compost subscription program for customers in the city of Redmond. The yard debris / food waste subscription program is available to residents with the city of Redmond.

City of Redmond residential customers with curbside compost service can add all food scraps directly into their yard debris cart, along with their yard trimmings. The yard debris and food scraps will be processed into nutrient rich compost by Deschutes Recycling and can be used on lawns and gardens, creating a closed loop food system for our community.

Customers with the yard debris subscription service are invited to pick up a free two-gallon kitchen pail to store food scraps at the Redmond office, 1090 NE Hemlock Avenue. The kitchen pail is a convenient way to collect and store food scraps until it is emptied into the compost cart for collection.

There are no changes to the customers’ normal collection schedule.

Customers will also receive an outline of what materials can and can’t be included. Materials that cannot go in the cart include plastics bags of any kind, produce stickers, plastic containers, packaging, compostable plastics, foodware, paper, metals, or garbage.

Customers may contact the office for a copy of the food waste flyer.  Monday – Friday 8:00 a.m. -4:30 p.m.,  541.548.4984.

Service Alert for the Week of September 14, 2020

Our thoughts are with those affected by the fires throughout Oregon. Due to hazardous air quality conditions, collection routes have been suspended on Monday, September 14, 2020. Essential services such as hospitals and grocery stores will continue service.

As of Tuesday, September 15, 2020 – Collection routes have resumed with the exception of city glass collection.

Trash and Recycling collection service is running one day late. Tuesday customers will be serviced Wednesday, Wednesday customers serviced Thursday, Thursday customers serviced Friday, and Friday customers serviced Saturday.

Glass bins will not be serviced Tuesday, September 15 – Saturday, September 19. Please hold your glass until your next glass service day or you may drop it off at Negus Transfer Station.

We are constantly monitoring the air quality levels and will continue to communicate any changes to your normal service schedule.

For additional questions, please contact our customer service department at 541.548.4984 between 8:00 am – 4:30 pm Monday – Friday.

Thank you for your patience and understanding.