Mobile collecting Christmas trees at 7 recycling sites
Mobile collecting Christmas trees at 7 recycling sites
Christmas Tree 2017: How to make and decorate a Christmas Tree at home
31 December, 2017, 00:40
In 2016, Albuquerque recycled more than 12,000 Christmas trees, a trend which will hopefully continue to grow with rising awareness. Residents and property owners can drop off trees at the landfill for free through January 31.
Christmas trees account for a large of amount of green waste this time of year - 185,000 trees in New Mexico alone - which is why officials are making it easy to "go green" for the holidays.
Given the many ways to recycle your tree, experts said that anyone concerned about the environment can be sure to avoid disposing of it in a way that contributes little back to the earth.
Green trees will be collected curbside in unincorporated areas, as well as the municipalities of Gretna, Harahan, Kenner, Lafitte and Westwego. Others require homeowners to drop off old trees.
"Live" Christmas trees with root balls and artificial trees can not be collected as yard trim.
The City of Lafayette is offering a free curbside pickup for fresh Christmas trees into January.
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May the healing hands of the Almighty God be upon the young man and may God be with the first family at this trying time. The statement said, "We are however reassured by reports from the Presidency that he is in a steady condition".
Turner said the Christmas trees will be picked up in standard trash and recycling trucks and delivered to the Eastern Sanitary Landfill Solid Waste Management Facility, in White Marsh, where they are turned into mulch that is available to county residents free of charge. Residents may also drop trees off at Cottonwood Park at 4051 North Story Road, Hunter Ferrell Landfill at 220 West Hunter Ferrell Road, Las Colinas Service Center at 5964 Riverside Drive or Southwest Park at 2800 West Shady Grove Road. While Marraccini didn't have an exact count, he said "thousands" of former Christmas trees were dropped off past year and used for fish habitats.
KDFWR takes the donated trees, attaches weights and sinks them in lakes and waterways across the state. The site is open from 4 to 8 p.m.
There are also Christmas Tree removal sites for Lafayette residents including Shamrock Park and Armstrong Park. The first, obviously, is to take off the Christmas ornaments and drape the tree in Mardi Gras beads. Fridays and from 8 a.m.to 5 p.m.
The Post Office reported full-year 2017 results last month, with revenue of $69.6 billion, down $1.8 billion from last year. That loss improved as USPS decreased expenses by about $4.7 billion from 2016, though revenue also shrunk by $1.8 billion.
During the day on Saturday , light rain or drizzle is possible, but temperatures will be too warm for any frozen precipitation. Expect to see the beginning of the snow showers Friday evening around dinner time and the evening commute.
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Forecast models show the greatest impacts along the MT/ID state line including Lookout Pass and along the Rocky mountain front. However, heavier bands of snowfall may set up over the area as the system travels over Greater Lafayette.
USA markets were closed Monday for the Christmas Day holiday and will be closed this coming Monday for New Year's Day. The index would close out the year with six straight weeks of higher trade for the first time the since in 1971.
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