Contact: Mayor Bob Wasson
Phone: (660) 827-3000
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
6:00 P.M. CST, December 11, 2008
City Supports Local Christmas Tree Recycling Program
(SEDALIA, MISSOURI) : The City of Sedalia, in cooperation with Central Missouri Electric Cooperative, the Missouri State Fair, and the Missouri Department of Conservation, is encouraging citizens to recycle their Christmas trees following the holiday season. Trees may be dropped off at the north end of the Swine Pavilion on the Missouri State Fair Grounds no later than 12 noon on January 4, 2009 or the City Yard Waste Drop-Off Site at 28th Street & New York Avenue no later than 6 p.m. on January 3, 2009. Curbside pickup is also available by calling Boy Scout Troop 54 at (660) 620-6461.
This service is available free of charge to all Pettis County residents. Please remove all ornaments, tinsel, stands, plastic bags, etc. No other wood or debris will be accepted. Wood chips from the trees will be available free of charge starting Tuesday, January 6, 2009 at the Missouri State Fair Grounds. Unused wood chips will be used by the State Fair Grounds and City of Sedalia.
Additional information is available (here). For more information, call the Missouri Department of Conservation's Sedalia Office at (660) 530-5500.
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