Christmas tree recycling

A local resident drops off his Christmas tree at the Rockton Boat Launch off Hononegah Road during a previous tree recycling program. Keep Northern Illinois Beautiful will have several Christmas tree recycling locations in northern Illinois starting Jan. 1.

ROCKFORD—Stateline Area residents can recycle their Christmas trees beginning Jan. 1.

Keep Northern Illinois Beautiful has been presenting the tree recycling program for many years to keep trees out of the landfills.