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Dear Community,

Our tech team has launched updates to The Nest today. As a result of these updates, members of the Nest Community will need to change their password in order to continue participating in the community. In addition, The Nest community member's avatars will be replaced with generic default avatars. If you wish to revert to your original avatar, you will need to re-upload it via The Nest.

If you have questions about this, please email [email protected]

Thank you.

Note: This only affects The Nest's community members and will not affect members on The Bump or The Knot.

Philadelphia Christmas Tree Recycling!

Remember it is better to recyle then allow your tree fill up our landfills:


Check out drop-off locations and times:

Saturday, January 8th

Fishtown/Olde Richmond: Under I-95 Dog Park behind Port Richmond Shopping Center; 9 a.m. to noon

East Kensington: Southwest corner of E. Dauphin and Emerald, across from the Emerald Street Urban Farm; 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

South Philadelphia: Columbus Square Park at 13th and Reed Streets; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Northern Liberties: Orianna Hill Dog Park on the 900 block of N. 3rd Street, across from Liberty Lands; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Sunday, January 9th

Logan Square: Boy Scouts Building Parking Lot at 22nd and Winter Streets; 9 a.m. to noon

Mt. Airy: Next to Gabbies Garden at Chew Avenue near Mt. Airy Avenue; 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Fairmount: Eastern State Penitentiary at 22nd and Brown Streets; 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

University City: Clark Park at 43rd and Chester streets; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
A $5 donation is suggested to help defray the costs.

There are even more treecycling options below.

Residents may also take trees to three Streets Department Sanitation Convenience Centers, from 8 a.m. until 6 p.m. Monday through Saturday starting January 3rd and ending January 15th.

The centers are located at:

? Domino Lane and Umbria Street
? State Road and Ashburner Stree
? 63rd Street and Passyunk Avenue

According to the Mayor?s Office of Sustainability, there will be no curbside collection of Christmas trees for recycling purposes. Trees left at the curb will be considered as trash. 

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