ELKO — The City of Elko will be picking up Christmas trees next week.
Residents are asked to remove all ornamentation and tree stands, and place trees close to the curb. Do not place trees in the alley.
On Tuesday, the City will collect trees from neighborhoods south of Interstate 80 and north of the Humboldt River. On Wednesday trees will be picked up south of the river. Thursday’s collection will be north of I-80 and west of North Fifth Street. Friday’s will be north of I-80 and east of North Fifth.
Trees not placed close to the curb will not be picked up. City crews will not enter private property to retrieve trees.
Anyone wishing to dispose of a Christmas tree may take it to the parking lot on the corner of VFW Drive and Court Street. The area has been designated with a sign.
For additional information contact the Street Department at 777-7241.