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End of real trees for christmas?

Discussion in 'Christmas Trees & Seasonal' started by Wilbuckeye21, Jan 15, 2010.

  1. Wilbuckeye21

    Wilbuckeye21 LawnSite Member
    from Ohio
    Messages: 20

    In Columbus, Ohio there is a real problem because the city announced that they will not be picking up christmas trees this year which has in turn made people litter them on freeway sides and in apartment dumpsters which is a hassle now many people say they won't buy a real tree in 2010 which is a bad deal for tree vendors. Thanks alot to the city leaders for helping the economy because its going to cost more to clean up the city now:nono:
  2. AkRowdyA78

    AkRowdyA78 LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 259

    Up here you can take your christmas trees to the park and they will take them and grind them up and use them for the walking trails in the park, but people would be too lazy to take them instead of putting on the curb.

    STIHL GUY LawnSite Fanatic
    from CT
    Messages: 5,226

    the town picks them up here but some of my friends go around and pick them off the curbs and burn them
  4. Classic Lighting

    Classic Lighting LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 507

    Light them on fire. It will be good entertainment for 30 seconds.

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