DENVER — With heavy winds blowing through the Denver metro area, Denver Parks and Recreation reminds residents where they can drop off tree branches that get damaged during the storm.
Drop-off sites will be available starting Thursday, Dec. 15 and remaining open through Wednesday Dec. 22, Denver Parks and Recreation tweeted.
>Video above is from a 9NEWS story, from March 2021, about what to do about fallen trees during the winter storm.
There will be three sites for branch disposal:
- Cherry Creek Transfer Station (7400 Cherry Creek S. Dr.): Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., and Saturday 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
- Barnum North: Monday through Friday, 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Saturday 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
- City Nursery (Smith and Havana): Monday through Friday 8 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Wind gusts from Wednesday's storm topped 90 mph in parts of Colorado, leading to power outages and high fire danger around Colorado, including the Denver area.
A High Wind Warning is in place for most of Wednesday, and it covers much of eastern and central Colorado.
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