East Providence News

12/26/2012 - Chip a Tree 2012-2013

Date:           December 26, 2012


Contact: Donna McMahon, DPW/Refuse/Recycling


E-mail:    dmcmahon@cityofeastprov.com

Department  Public Works – Recycling Division

Phone:    (401)435-7710 Fax:       (401)434-1725



For Immediate Release


Christmas Tree Recycling

Chip-A-Tree -2012-2013

The East Providence Department of Public Works and Parks Division will be collecting and chipping Christmas Trees for use as mulch for City projects.   

Drop off your tree Dec. 26 - Jan. 15 at the following locations:


Glenlyon Field  ~  Agawam Field ~  Kimberly Rock Field

Hull St. Playground  ~ Pierce Field  ~  Central Av Playground ~  Silver Spring Playground  ~  Kent Field ~  Riverside Rec Field  ~

  Grassy Plain Park  ~   Sabin Point  ~ Park Carousel Parking Lot


Curbside collection will be available January 3 - January 20.

Please remove all ornaments, lights & stands.


No wreaths, garland, roping, or artificial trees.

For more info call the Recycling Office at 435-7711.