CHRIST­MAS TREES

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Auck­land Coun­cil is ask­ing peo­ple to dis­pose of their Christ­mas trees re­spon­si­bly fol­low­ing a spate of il­le­gal dump­ing across the re­gion. In the last week, there have been more than 30 in­ci­dents of il­le­gally dumped trees - in­clud­ing one hoisted into the lower branches of amuch larger tree. Auck­land Coun­cil’s Ian Stup­ple said il­le­gal dump­ing costs Auck­land ratepay­ers more than $1 mil­lion an­nu­ally.

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