Scott County residents are invited to participate in a free Christmas
tree drop-off program at the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community’s (SMSC)Organics Recycling Facility beginning Monday, December 26, through Saturday,
Trees must be free of tinsel, flocking, lights, and othernon-compostable material. Garlands, wreaths, and spruce tops that are free of
metal and other non-compostable items will also be accepted. Located at 1905Mystic Lake Drive South in Shakopee, the SMSC’s Organics Recycling Facility is
open for Christmas tree recycling from Monday through Friday from 8 a.m.-4p.m., and Saturdays from 8 a.m.-12 p.m. until January 14.
This free program is available to all Scott County residents; please be
prepared to show identification for proof of residency. For more informationand to learn about other compostable products accepted at the facility, call
952-403-7030 or visit www.smscorf.com.