Cheyenne area Boy Scouts will pick up real Christmas trees throughout the Cheyenne city limits on Saturday, January 4, 2014.

Trees to be picked up should be placed on the front curb by 6:30 a.m., and must be free of tinsel, wire, nails, ornaments, plastic bags, and other non-natural materials.

In case of windy weather, trees should be secured to a mailbox or other fixture with twine that can be easily cut.

Residents who would like to dispose of their real tree before or after January 4 are urged to drop them off at one of the following locations:

  • City Compost Facility, 3714 Windmill Road - Thursday and Friday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., or Saturday from Noon to 4 p.m.
  • Grant Farms, 2120 East Lincolnway - Anytime in the perennial yard.
  • River Bend Nursery, 8908 Yellowstone Road - In the fenced-in area outside the gate.

For more information, call the Sanitation Division at 637-6440.