Christmas Tree Recycling Skokie Public Works crews will pick up Christmas trees for recycling from January 4 through January 22, 2021. Here are the recycling guidelines: Place the trees where your refuse is picked up. Please remove all bags, lights, tinsel, garland and ornaments from the tree. After January 22, special requests can be made for Christmas tree pick up through the Village's Access Skokie app.
Skokie Public Works is again participating in the Solid Waste Agency of Northern Cook County's popular holiday light recycling program held in partnership with Elgin Recycling. Through January 29, 2021, strands of holiday lights may be dropped off in the container located outside the Public Works main entrance at 9050 Gross Point Road. Drop-offs accepted Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.