Press release submitted by city of Rock Island|
The City of Rock Island will offer free Christmas tree collection from December 31, 2012, through January 11, 2013. Christmas trees should be placed at the normal garbage setout point on the citizen's garbage collection day.
Christmas ornaments, lights, and stands must be removed from the tree. Trees must be placed at least 3 feet away from garbage carts to guarantee collection of both the Christmas trees and the garbage carts.
Separate trucks will pickup Christmas trees.