MulchFest, sponsored by the NYC Department of Parks and the Department of Sanitation, returns this weekend, January 5th & 6th from 10am to 2pm at 3rd St. and Prospect Park West. Drop off clean trees (no lights, ornaments or decorations) take away as much free mulch as you can bag and carry!
Visit the official MulchFest site for more information and additional locations in all five boroughs.
If you miss MulchFest, the Department of Sanitation will collect clean trees for composting from Thursday, January 3 through Wednesday, January 16, 2008. Set trees out unbagged and free of lights, ornaments and stands.