Archive for January, 2016

Christmas Tree Recycling Information

After all the holiday hoopla is complete, give your Christmas tree, wreath and other cut greenery a fitting final resting place. Simply remove all ornaments, decorations, tinsel, nails and the tree stand and take the greenery to one of locations listed below to be recycled or repurposed.  

  • The Prince William County Landfill at 14811 Dumfries Road in Manassas.  Monday – Saturday, 6 a.m. – 6 p.m.;
    Sunday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.  The facility is closed New Year’s Day. 703-792-4670
  • The Balls Ford Road Compost Facility located at 13000 Balls Ford Road in Manassas. Monday – Saturday, 7:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.; Sunday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.  The facility is closed New Year’s Day. 703-792-4670
  • Leesylvania State Park located at 2001 Daniel K. Ludwig Drive in Woodbridge (off Neabsco Road). Trees may be dropped off at Shelter 2 and will be used for habitat.
  • Northern Virginia Electric Cooperative (NOVEC) located at 5399 Wellington Branch Road in Gainesville.  Dec. 28 – Jan. 10.  The drop off area is located in the front parking lot in the area outlined with the orange safety cones.  NOVEC will deliver the wood-chip mulch to interested customer-owners at no charge, visit  For more information contact NOVEC vegetation management at 703-392-1661 or 888-335-0500 ext. 1661 or


For more information on recycling in Prince William County, visit or call 703-792-4670.

Groundbreaking Ceremony is Set for Central District Police Station

The community is cordially invited to attend a groundbreaking ceremony on Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2016, at 12:30 p.m. The event celebrates the start of construction on the Central District Police Station.

The ceremony will be held at the construction site, located on Davis Ford Road. Please park at the church across the street from the construction site: Real Life Church, 5023 Davis Ford Road, Woodbridge, Va. (22192).

In the event of inclement weather, the ceremony will be held in the Atrium of the James J. McCoart Administration Building, 1 County Complex Court, Prince William, Va. (22192).

For more information, please contact First Sergeant T. Van Horn at 703-792-6615.