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Today is the last day to recycle your Christmas tree

Remove decorations before recycling the Christmas tree.
Remove decorations before recycling the Christmas tree. File photo

Monday is the last day to recycle your Christmas tree at most of the recycling sites in Wichita and surrounding towns. Derby and Andover have later dates.

Remove decorations before recycling the Christmas tree. Mulch made from chipping the trees can be picked up for free at the sites whenever it’s available.

In Wichita: Boston Park, 6655 E. Zimmerly; Buffalo Park, 10209 Hardtner; College Hill United Methodist Church, First and Erie; Earhart Environmental Magnet School, 4401 N. Arkansas; Edgemoor Park, 5815 E. Ninth St.; Extension Center, 7001 W. 21st St.; Great Plains Nature Center, 6232 E. 29th St. North; Old Cowtown Museum, 1865 Museum Blvd.; Osage Park, 2121 W. 31st St. South; South Linwood Park, Hydraulic and Mount Vernon.

Elsewhere in Sedgwick County: Cheney, East South Avenue and Garfield; Clearwater, Aquatic Center parking lot; Colwich, 115 N. Third St.; Derby, 2801 E. James (northwest corner of High Park, through Jan. 23); Garden Plain, at the water tower; Goddard, Means Park; Kechi, 107 Sioux St.; Maize, 201 S. Park; Mount Hope, 400 S. Thomas; Mulvane, 117 E. Main St.; Park City, 6801 N. Hydraulic; Valley Center, Veterans Park.

Other recycling programs: Haysville, north of public works facility, 401 S. Jane; Andover, Central Park, north of compost bin, 1607 E. Central (through Jan. 15); Newton, Harvey County rodeo grounds, 700 W. First St.; Butler County landfill, 2963 Southwest 40th Street, El Dorado.

Reach Annie Calovich at 316-268-6596 or acalovich@wichitaeagle.com. Follow her on Twitter: @anniecalovich.

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