Brewer Offers Free Christmas Tree Disposal

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BREWER, Maine With the holidays over, many folks are getting rid of their christmas trees.

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Instead of leaving them on the side of the road, the city of Brewer is offering to take your tree for free.

You can leave it in the parking lot at the Brewer auditorium.

The trees will be recycled as fuel.

David Cote, Director of Brewer Public works said: "On the side of the house, they just get in the snow banks and this time of year, I mean, you never know, we'll get a, someone puts their tree out there and it gets buried in snow and you may not find it til the spring. I mean, this is just so much quicker and cleaner."

Other communities are offering christmas tree disposal, too.

To he find your nearest disposal site, go to pick your own www.christmastree.org.