The Borough of Tamaqua has announced its Christmas tree collection guidelines as well as regulations for snow removal.
The Tamaqua Street Department will be collecting Christmas trees throughout the month of January.
Residents should place their trees at the curb for pickup on their garbage collection day. The street department will check each street on garbage days and collect trees as time and weather permits.
Christmas trees must be free of tinsel and other decorations.
No trees will be collected after January 31, 2011.