Where to get rid of your trees

POSTED: 04:43 PM MST Dec 26, 2013 
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Two eastern Idaho cities are giving special instructions to people on disposing of their Christmas trees.

Idaho Falls

You cannot put your tree with the regular garbage, the city says. Residents have until Jan. 31 to dispose of trees in one of the following locations:

Don't forget to remove all ornaments and lights from your tree before you toss it.

Pocatello

Drop boxes will be available for tree disposal at the following locations:

The tree disposal boxes will be removed Jan. 7.

In addition, the Gate City is picking up extra boxes and bags of garbage from holiday celebrations from until Tuesday. Just put the extra trash in the same location as your regular garbage, and it will be removed on the scheduled collection day.