East Providence News

12/31/2013 - Chip a Tree 2013

Date:                  December 10, 2013

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 -2013-2014

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. 17 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 6 - January 17.
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.
TREES ONLY!
No wreaths, garland, roping, or artificial trees.

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