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New Hanover Christmas Tree Recycling Begins Dec. 26

NEW HANOVER CTY - Free Christmas tree recycling will begin the day after the Christmas holiday for New Hanover County residents. The New Hanover County Environmental Management department asks residents living in the unincorporated areas to remove all decorations and lights before taking their trees to one of three locations this year.
Residents may begin dropping off their used Christmas trees, during daylight hours, starting Dec. 26 at:
• Myrtle Grove Middle School, 901 Piner Rd.
• Ogden Park (near the baseball fields), 225 Ogden Park Drive
• New Hanover County Landfill, 5210 US Highway 421 North
This program will continue through the month of January with the last pickup being Tuesday, Feb. 4.
Christmas Tree recycling is funded and coordinated by New Hanover County Environmental Management, with support from the City of Wilmington's Sanitation department.