Christmas tree recycling drop off spots

January 9, 2012 9:39:39 AM PST
Now that the holidays have come and gone, it's time to recycle Christmas trees, which Chicagoans can drop off at 23 locations.

From now until Jan. 20, trees dropped off at the spots will be mulched and reused. The city asks that all lights, ornaments and tinsel be removed from the trees.

The drop-off locations are:

Bessemer Park 8930 S. Muskegon Ave.

Clark Park 3400 N. Rockwell St.

Forestry Site 900 E. 103rd St.

Garfield Park 100 N. Central Park Ave.

Grant Park 900 S. Columbus Dr.

Humboldt Park Boathouse 1369 N. Sacramento Ave.

Jackson Park 6300 S. Cornell Ave.

Kennedy Park 2427 W. 113th St.

Kelvyn Park 4438 W. Wrightwood Ave.

Lake Meadows Park 3117 S. Rhodes Ave.

Lincoln Park Cannon Dr. at Fullerton Ave.(Park ing lot east of Cannon Dr.)

Margate Park 4921 N. Marine Dr.

Marquette Park 6700 S. Kedzie Ave.

McKinley Park 2210 W. Pershing Rd.

Mt. Greenwood Park 3721 W. 111th St.

North Park Village 5801 N. Pulaski Rd.

Norwood Park 5801 N. Natoma Ave.

Portage Park 4100 N. Long Ave.

Riis Park 6201 W. Wrightwood Ave.

Rowan Park 11546 S. Avenue L

Sheridan Park 910 S. Aberdeen St.

Warren Park 6601 N. Western Ave.