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Iowa City, Coralville to recycle old Xmas lights

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IOWA CITY (KWWL) -

After you've decked the halls, you can recycle those lights in at least two eastern Iowa towns.

Iowa City and Coralville are providing residents with several drop-off recycling locations for their unwanted or non-working Christmas lights.

Residents are advised to only use the bins for strings of lights.

The program runs until Jan. 7.

Iowa City:

--City Carton Recycling (3 E. Benton Street)

--Hy-Vee South (Waterfront Drive)

--Hy-Vee East (First Avenue)

--Hy-Vee (North Dodge)

--Iowa City Landfill and Recycling Center (3900 Hebl Avenue SW)

--ReStore (2401 Scott Blvd. SE)

Coralville:

--Coralville City Hall (1512 7th Street)

--Coralville Recreation Center (1506 8th Street)

--Coralville Recycling Center (110 E. 7th Street)

--Hy-Vee, Lantern Park Plaza (1914 8th Street)

--Walgreens (102 2nd Street)

--Walgreens (2751 Heartland Drive)

For questions about the Iowa City locations, please call Jennifer Jordan, City of Iowa City Recycling Coordinator, at (319) 887-6160. For information about the Coralville locations, call Coralville Streets and Solid Waste at (319) 248-1740.

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