During the month of January, household Christmas trees can be brought FREE OF CHARGE to any of the Recycling Centres across Limerick city and county.
Limerick City and County Council is encouraging all households to dispose of their real Christmas Trees in an environmentally friendly way.
The council-run recycling centres in Mungret, Kilmallock, Newcastle West as well as Gortadroma will accept Christmas Trees for the month of January.
Opening days and hours for the Civic Amenity Centres in Mungret, Kilmallock and Newcastle West can be found at http://limerickrecyclingcentres.ie/ while Gortadroma can be contacted on 069 82339.
In addition Limerick City and County Council is setting up three additional collection points when people can drop off their Christmas Trees for recycling.
The collection points will be open from 9.30am until 3pm on the following days and locations:
- Saturday 05 January 2019 – Watch House Cross Complex, Moyross (near the recycling banks)
- Friday 11 January 2019 – Our Lady of Lourdes Community Centre near Childers Road
- Saturday 12 January 2019 – Musgraves Market Centre Car Park, Park Road
All tress will be shredded for use as bark mulch across the various parks in Limerick.