City schedules Christmas tree pickup

City schedules Christmas tree pickup

WOONSOCKET - The city of Woonsocket Public Services Division will be picking up discarded Christmas trees from Thursday, Jan. 2 through Friday, Jan. 17.

Trees will be picked up on residents' regular trash pick-up day. Residents are asked not to wrap the tree in any type of plastic, or have any ornaments left on them.

Discarded trees may be placed in front of properties in the sidewalk area, leaving room for pedestrians.

Artificial Christmas trees with a metal core can be brought to the city Recycle Facility located at 943 River St. Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and Saturdays 8 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Questions can be directed to the Solid Waste Division at 401-767-8880.