PRESS RELEASE Worcester County Government • Phone (410) 632-1194 • Fax (410) 632-3131 TO: Local Media FROM: Worcester County Commissioners DATE: January 4, 2013 FOR RELEASE: Immediately TOPIC: Christmas tree drop off sites CONTACT: Kim Moses, public information officer, (410) 632-1194 Christmas tree drop off sites The Solid Waste Division of Worcester County will host its annual collection of Christmas trees through Jan. 20, 2013. Trees can be dropped off at the Central Landfill in Newark and the Berlin, Pocomoke and Snow Hill Homeowners Convenience Centers at no cost to area residents only. Businesses and organizations that sold trees will not be permitted to drop off trees at the convenience centers, but may take them to the Central Landfill where applicable tipping fees will be assessed. The trees will be ground into mulch for use as cover at the Central Landfill. Remember, you can make a difference by recycling! For more info, contact Recycling Manager Ron Taylor at 410-632-3177.