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Christmas Tree Recycling Program Returns December 26 through January 16

Released on Monday, December 19, 2016
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The City of Fort Collins annual Christmas tree recycling program begins December 26 and runs through January 16.

Collected trees will be chipped on site and processed into wood mulch for residential use. All decorations must be removed from trees prior to drop-off to ensure contamination-free recycling. NO wreaths, ornaments, tinsel, hooks, nails, plastic bags, or artificial trees will be accepted.

Drop off sites include:

Edora Park, 1420 E. Stuart St. (Tennis court parking lot)

Rolland Moore Park, 2201 S. Shields St. (Southeast corner of the parking lot)

Fort Collins Streets Facility, 625 Ninth St. (Southwest corner of Vine Drive and Lemay Avenue)

Fossil Creek Park, 5821 S. Lemay Ave. (enter from Lemay Avenue)

Wellington Recycling Drop-Off Site, Town Garage (Corner of Sixth Street and Grant Avenue)

Larimer County Landfill, 5887 S. Taft Hill Road (Mon.-Sat., 8 a.m.-4 p.m.)

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