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Jan. 15 last day to recycle Christmas trees through ACDEM

Last chance to recycle Christmas trees is approaching
Last chance to recycle Christmas trees is approaching(Staff)
Published: Jan. 13, 2022 at 11:39 AM EST
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FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WPTA) - Residents who want to recycle their live Christmas trees have only a couple of days left to do so.

The Allen County Department of Environmental Management (ACDEM) says residents have until Saturday, Jan. 15, to recycle their live Christmas tree. Live trees will not be picked up with normal garbage collection, officials say.

Trees can be dropped off for free at any 6 locations throughout the county:

  • Fort Wayne Bio-Solids Handling Facility – 6202 Lake Avenue, Fort Wayne
    • Monday – Friday, 7:00AM – 3:00PM
  • North Highway Department Building – 2234 Carroll Road, Fort Wayne
    • Open daily from dawn to dusk.
  • Metea County Park – 8401 Union Chapel Road
    • Open 9:00AM – 6:00PM daily
  • Little River Wetlands Project – 5000 Smith Road
    • Monday – Saturday, 8:00AM – 4:00PM (Closed New Year’s Day)
  • New Haven Utility Shop – 2201 Summit Street, New Haven
    • Open daily from dawn to dusk.
  • Monroeville Water Works Department – 200 Utility Drive, Monroeville
    • Open daily from dawn to dusk.

ACDEM reminds residents that they must remove all lights, ornaments, and plastic bags prior to recycling.

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