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Drop-off locations for Christmas trees

January 8, 2018 11:03 AM
(Red Deer, Alberta)

In addition to the , residents can also drop off their natural Christmas trees at various drop-off sites in the city.

Trees will be chipped and the wood mulch will be reused in City parks. Residents can drop off trees until January 28 at any of the following locations:

  1. Downtown: 43 Street and 48 Avenue - In the parking lot near the tennis courts
  2. Bower: 36 Barrett Drive - Under the AltaLink power lines
  3. Eastview Estates: 120 Ellenwood Drive – Eastview recreation site
  4. Normandeau: Northeast corner of Nance Avenue and Niven Street intersection
  5. Kentwood: Northeast corner of Kendrew Drive and Kent Street intersection
  6. Oriole Park: West side of Overdown Drive and north of Ohio Close
  7. Timberstone: West side of Timberstone Way at Teasdale Drive
  8. Davenport: West side of Dempsey Street at Drummond Avenue
  9. Ironstone: Southeast corner of Ironstone Drive and Inglewood Drive intersection
  10. West Park: Southeast corner of 43 Street and 60 Ave intersection
  11. Vanier Woods: East side of Viscount Drive - Under the Altalink power lines
  12. Johnstone Crossing: North of Jewel Street at Jacob Crescent intersection

Residents are reminded to please remove all decorations, bags, tarps and tinsel from the trees to allow for the safe chipping and reuse of material. Please only dispose of Christmas trees in the cleared and marked areas of these sites.

 

For more information, contact: 

Paul Belliveau
Parks Landscape Supervisor
The City of Red Deer
403-342-8372 

Communications & Strategic Planning
The City of Red Deer
403-342-8147

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