Free Christmas tree drop-off locations open through Jan. 13

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KSFY) - The Sioux Falls Regional Sanitary Landfill is offering two sites for residents to drop off their real Christmas trees for free.

The sites will be open Dec. 26 though Jan. 13. Hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday and Sundays from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.

They will be closed on New Year’s Day.

Lights, ornaments, decorations and stands must be removed from the trees.

The two drop-off sites are located at:

East Side: 1015 E. Chambers St.

West of Cliff Avenue by the Household Hazardous Waste Facility. Access is available from North Drive to East Ash Street to Chambers Street and from North Cliff Avenue to Chambers Street. The driveway just west of the Household Hazardous Waste Facility will be the only access point.

West Side: 100 Lyon Blvd.

West of W.H. Lyon Fairgrounds. Access is available from West 12th Street to North Lyon Boulevard and from West Madison Street to North Lyon Boulevard. The driveway just north of the railroad crossing will be the only access point.