A-Z Recycling Guide -- Fencing
Barbed wire and chain link fencing are NOT accepted at any of the Boulder County drop-off centers including Longmont.
City and County of Boulder Yard Waste/Wood Waste Collection Facility
Located at Western Disposal’s Trash and Recycle Center
5880 Butte Mill Road
Boulder, CO 80301
Phone: (303) 444-2037
Hours: Summer (April - Thanksgiving) -- Mon. - Sat., 7 a.m. - 5 p.m. Winter (Thanksgiving – March 31) -- Mon. - Fri., 7 a.m. - 5 p.m.; Saturdays, 7 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Service provided: The City of Boulder and Boulder County operate a discounted yard waste drop-off center for residents at Western Disposal. Residents receive a 40% discount from the listed rate. Boulder businesses can call for pricing.
Accepted materials: Tree branches up to 6 inches in diameter, leaves, grass and plant materials. Clean, unpainted and untreated dimensional lumber, pallets, wood cedar shake shingles, and cut-offs left over from construction or demolition projects are accepted.
Not accepted: Painted wood, pressure-treated lumber, wafer board, plywood and other composite lumber held together by glue.
More info: While dropping off your materials, you can also purchase compost and mulch made from your yard and wood waste at their compost facility.
6400 Arapahoe Rd.
Boulder, CO 80303
Phone: (303) 419-5418
Accepted materials: ReSource accepts fencing of various material and use provided it is in in good condition. Please see their Donation Guideline at http://resourceyard.org/donation-guidelines/ for details.
Service provided: As a program of the Center for ReSource Conservation (303-999-3820), ReSource Sales Yard accepts donations and sells used and new construction materials. They also provide deconstruction services. Call for hours and additional information.
Atlas Metal and Iron Corp.
1100 Umatilla St.
Denver, CO 80204
Phone: (303) 825-7166
Accepted materials: Chain link and barbed wired fencing. Other kinds of metal and iron accepted. Call for hours.
Green Girl Recycling
Phone: (303) 442-7535
Accepted material: Metal fencing is accepted as scrap metal.
Service provided: Residential and commercial curbside pick-up of hard-to-recycle materials in mountain areas for a fee. Visit website for the full list of accepted materials and more information.