Tree Chipping

Drive-through Tree Chipping Events

Reduce waste this holiday season by disposing of your natural Christmas tree at a community tree-chipping event. Chipping is by donation to support these community groups. (Trees must be free of any decorations or tinsel.)

Dates, Times and Locations 

Organization: Friends of Mundy Park
Location: Mundy Park – Spani Pool Parking Lot (655 Hillcrest St.)
Dates: Saturday, Jan. 2 and Sunday, Jan. 3
Times: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Organization: Kinsmen Club of Coquitlam
Location: Town Centre Park – Lot A
Dates: Saturday, Jan. 2 and Sunday, Jan. 3
Times: 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Organization: Scouts francophone de Maillardville
Location: Canadian Tire Parking Lot (1200 Seguin Dr.)
Date: Saturday, Jan. 9 
Time:  9 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Safety Protocols

In compliance with the Public Health Order for Drive-Through events, our volunteer organizations will be ensuring that everyone adheres to proper physical distancing measures and wears a mask. Our volunteer organizations’ Covid-19 safety plan ensures residents: 

  • only leave their vehicles to drop off items;
  • return to their vehicles immediately after dropping off items; and 
  • comply with the physical distancing requirement when out of their vehicles.

For more information on tree disposal, please contact:

  • Compost Hotline: 604-736-2250
  • Coquitlam Recycling and Waste Centre: 604-681-5800
  • City of Coquitlam Engineering & Public Works Customer Service: 604-927-3500