Madison County Christmas Tree Recycling Program
Godfrey Location: The dates for the 2018-2019 Christmas Tree Recycling Program is from Wednesday, December 26, 2018 to Monday, January 14, 2019. Madison County residents can drop off their Christmas trees at the Godfrey Street Department, 6212 Godfrey Road for recycling. Before disposal, all trees must be stripped of decorations, including tinsel and garland. Residents are encouraged to utilize the drop-off location during the working hours of 7:00 am to 4:00 pm Monday thru Friday. Only Christmas Trees will be accepted, as pine wreaths, pine roping or other landscape waste is prohibited.
Recycling collection information
513 E. St. Louis Ave.
Burning Regulations within the Village of Godfrey
Burning is restricted to only private property only: NO BURNING IN STREETS OR GUTTERS
March, April, May, October, November and December residents may burn only landscape waste such as leaves, bush or branches on Wednesday and Saturday only between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. All fires must be supervised at all times. Fires must also be out by 3:00 p.m. and not smoking after 3:00 p.m. For a copy of the Village ordinance you may go to Municode.com or from the Village Clerk’s Office.
No Landscape Waste in Public Sewers
NO LANDSCAPE WASTE IN PUBLIC SEWERS
Specific Prohibited Discharge to Public Sewer (Storm Sewers)
“No person shall discharge or cause to be discharged any of the following described waters or wastes to any public sewer:” ( 5 ) Any outdoor landscape waste including but not limited to limbs, leaves, plants, shrubs, dirt, mulch, garden vegetation or any other organic waste material generated from lawns, gardens, trees, bushes or shrubs.
Curb Recycle Pick Up Accepted Materials Curbside Recycling 101 Website
Recycling works when we recycle BETTER! Contamination has become an overwhelming problem for the recycling companies. To help us all be better recyclers Click Recycling WORKS When We Recycle BETTER (PTD) for a list of what you can Recycle. Please check out Madison County’s Recycling Website by clicking here
CodeRED is now being run by Madison County.
Those without Internet access may call the Madison County EMA office (618-692-0537), Monday through Friday, (8:30 AM – 4:30 PM) to register over the phone.