Christmas tree recycling in Pasco

Pasco County is encouraging residents to recycle their live Christmas trees. The trees can be chipped into mulch, chopped into firewood or relocated as wildlife habitats, according to a county news release. Be sure to remove all decorations, tinsel and metal hooks before recycling the trees, the release advises. Trees can be dropped off daily, until Jan. 12, during normal business hours … [Read more...]

Pasco sets up Christmas tree recycling locations

In what might be the biggest holiday recycling effort of the year, Pasco County officials are asking residents to recycle Christmas trees by bringing home to one of several locations between Dec. 26 and Jan. 7. "I have copies of old news articles going back to Dec. 28, 1995, that indicate this was a recycling tradition for at least five years before that date," said Jennifer Seney, Pasco's … [Read more...]