One of the area municipalities is offering recycling of Christmas lights.
“Jenkintown Borough is collecting string lights on behalf of the Borough’s Environmental Action Committee (EAC),” according to a statement issued by the Borough. “You can drop lights off in the collection box located in Jenkintown Borough Hall’s vestibule. On Tuesday, January 8th, the collection box will be picked up by the EAC and the lights will be recycled properly. Please feel free to let neighbors and friends know about this wonderful opportunity to remove waste from landfills.”