WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- The city of Winston-Salem says they are collecting Christmas trees and plan to use them as mulch for their parks and roadsides.
City officials say residents in single-family homes inside city limits can put their trees at the curb for pick-up by city brush crews. All lights, decorations, stands, and nails must be removed from trees.
People who live in apartments and outside of city limits can take trees to the following recreation centers through January 31:
- Crawford Park, 4226 Oak Ridge Dr.
- Hanes Hosiery Recreation Center, 501 Reynolds Blvd.
- Hanes Park (tennis court parking lot) 625 West End Blvd.
- Little Creek Recreation Center, 610 Foxcroft Dr.
- Old Town Recreation Center (tennis court parking lot) 4550 Shattalon Dr.
- Parkland Park (tennis courts) 1660 Brewer Rd.
- Polo Park (swimming pool parking lot) 1850 Polo Rd.
- Salem Lake (at the gate) 1001 Salem Lake Rd.
- Sprague Street Recreation Center, 1350 E. Sprague St.
- Winston Lake Park, 3535 Winston Lake Rd.
For more information, call CityLink 311.
City of Winston-Salem