El Paso County Recycling  
Cardboard, Plastic, Paper, Aluminum, Tin, etc.  Free to households. Registration is Required.  719-520-7878
Wednesday and Friday ONLY 7:00 a.m. until 4:45  p.m. (or until the bins are full)
3255 Akers Drive, Colorado Springs, CO  80922

Single Stream Recycling – HHWF Bins Information: PDF

Tree Debris and Pine Needle Recycling at Black Forest Slash and Mulch 
The El Paso County Black Forest Slash and Mulch Program is a wildfire mitigation program co-sponsored by El Paso County, the Slash and Mulch Committee (SAMCOM) the State of Colorado Board of Land Commissioners, Colorado State Forest Service, and the Colorado Forestry Association.  The program runs from May through September of each year.  719-520-7878

Black Forest 2018 Slash and Mulch Map and Information: PDF

Black Forest Slash and Mulch Schedule

Yard Waste Recycling at Rocky Top Resources
El Paso County Sponsors a yard waste collection program at Rocky Top Resources every Saturday from 8:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. El Paso and Teller County Residents can drop off most yard waste (not including sod, dirt, or topsoil) at no charge with donations to Care and Share Food Bank of Southern Colorado.  Call 719-579-9103 for more information.