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NYC Christmas tree removal program

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If you haven't moved those Christmas trees from the living room to the curb yet, now is the time to do so.

New York City's Tree Collection and Recycling Program runs from December 30th through Wednesday, January 15th.

City residents should remove all tree stands, tinsel, lights, and ornaments from the tree before placing it at curbside for pick-up.

The trees will eventually be made into compost.

The compost will be processed and subsequently spread at parks, ball fields, and community gardens throughout the city.

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