East Providence News

12/18/2018 - Chip-A-Tree 2018

Christmas Tree Recycling
Chip-A-Tree -2018-2019

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. 28th - Jan. 18th at the following locations:

Agawam 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 7th - January 18th.
Please place trees at the curb on the same day as your Rubbish collection day for pickup. Trees will not be collected with your rubbish, they will be collected separately by city crews for chipping.

Please remove all ornaments, lights & stands.
No wreaths, garland, roping, or artificial trees.

For more info call the Recycling Office at 435-7710.

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