After the Yuletide celebration, give one more gift by recycling your natural Christmas tree so that it may be turned into mulch or fish habitat. Again this year, St. Charles County is partnering with area municipalities to offer residents this free service at various sites from Dec. 26 through Jan. 18.
Be sure to remove the tree stand, decorations and plastic bag or cover before leaving your tree at one of the locations below:City Location Address Time Days Lake Saint Louis 7 Freymuth Road
Dec. 26 to Jan. 17 O'Fallon 400 Civic Park Drive
Dawn to dusk Dec. 26 to Jan. 18 O’Fallon Sports Park 3589 Hwy. K Dawn to dusk Dec. 26 to Jan. 18 St. Peters McClay Road 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. M-S. Dec. 28 to Jan. 18 200 Salt Lick Road 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. M-S. Dec. 28 to Jan. 18 St. Peters Earth Centre 115 Ecology Drive 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. M-S. Dec. 28 to Jan. 18 Wentzville 968 Meyer Road 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Every day 5501 Quail Ridge Pkwy 7 a.m. to sunset Dec. 26 to Jan. 22
For more information about St. Charles County recycling programs, please call 636-949-1800 or visit www.scchealth.org/es.