Wake County residents can help enhance trails at County parks by recycling their holiday trees with the Happy Trails Holiday Tree Recycling Program, from Wednesday, December 26, 2012, through Sunday, January 20, 2013, from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Trees collected through the designated Wake County Convenience Centers will be chipped and used to mulch trails at County parks. The following locations will be accepting holiday trees:
Select County parks will be also accepting holiday trees from Wednesday, December 26, 2012, through Sunday, January 20, 2013, from 8 a.m. until sunset. The following parks will be accepting the trees:
Holiday trees must be undecorated (remove ornaments, tinsel, lights, etc.) to be accepted. Most holiday waste can be recycled at any of the Wake County Convenience Centers including wrapping paper (no foil), holiday cards, corrugated cardboard and more. In addition, Wake County Multi-Material Recycling Facilities can recycle items such as cell phones, baby strollers and car seats, electronics, rigid plastics, electronics and more.
View more information about the program.