By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Allegheny County is holding its annual Christmas tree recycling program again this year.READ MORE: Flames Engulf Home Along Market Street In Leechburg
From Dec. 26 to Jan. 14, residents can drop off their trees at all nine county parks from 8 a.m. to dusk.
Before you take your tree to be recycled, all lights, decorations, tinsel and strands have to be removed. Trees will be mulched and then used in county parks.READ MORE: 16-Year-Old Girl Shot In Knoxville
Last year, about 3,500 trees were recycled.
Here’s a list of the drop-off locations:
- Boyce Park — Soccer Fields Parking Lot
- Deer Lakes Park — Veterans Shelter Parking Lot
- Harrison Hills Park — Parking Lot at Chipmunk Drive & Cottontail Drive
- Hartwood Acres Park — Mansion Parking Lot
- North Park — Swimming Pool Parking Lot
- Round Hill Park — Alfalfa Shelter Parking Lot
- Settlers Cabin Park — Wave Pool Parking Lot
- South Park — Wave Pool Parking Lot
- White Oak Park — Chestnut Shelter Parking Lot
You can also see a full list of drop-off locations online.