How to recycle your natural Christmas tree in Orange County
If you want your Christmas tree gone, you can recycle it in Orange County.
If you're a resident, you can bring your real tree to the county's transfer stations in New Hampton or Newburgh.
They'll be ground up and recycled.
You have to take off any non-tree items, including tinsel and ornaments.
There's no charge.
You have until Jan. 31 to bring your tree there for recycling.