City mulls fine for dumping decorated Christmas trees

The holidays could get a bit more expensive for anyone who dumps a decorated Christmas tree. The Department of Sanitation wants to issue $100 fines

THE BRONX - The holidays could get a bit more expensive for anyone who dumps a decorated Christmas tree.

The Department of Sanitation wants to issue $100 fines because it says mulching trees with decorations still on increases the cost.

Officials will hold a public hearing on the proposal April 18.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

News 12 hit the streets to find out 1 Word on the Street: Favorite U.S President
Police say Keith Wright was escorted out of 2 Bronx bishop faces assault charge
Surveillance video shows the man placing a $50 3 Man robbed while paying for meal at Burger King
4 12 on Health: Foods that help fight diseases
VIDEO: Interview with manager of Mobil gas station 5 VIDEO: Interview with manager of Mobil gas station

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE