Recycling Christmas Trees in NYC

Now that the Christmas holiday has passed, many New Yorkers are left guessing when and where they can recycle their Christmas tree(s). According to the Department of Sanitation in New York City website, the city will collect Christmas trees for recycling Monday, December 30 through Wednesday, January 15, 2014 (http://www.nyc.gov/html/dsny/html/collection/xtrcol05.shtml). They simply ask that all decorations such as tinsel, ribbons,…

Tree Debris Cleanup from Sandy 2012?

Super storm Sandy 2012 brought much devastation to the tri-state area (New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut). The heavy rains and winds had caused major flooding, power outages, and major damage to homes because of the large trees that had fallen. For many homeowners in Long Island, LIPA officials assisted in the removal of SOLEY tree…