Per a press release from the Dare County Public Works Department, Hatteras Island residents are advised that in unincorporated Dare County, (which includes the island), the Public Works Dept. does not pick up Christmas trees left on the curbside.
However, discarded trees can be dropped off at the Dare County Public Works Recycling Center at 1018 Driftwood Drive in Manteo, or at the Buxton Transfer Facility at 47027 Buxton Back Road. Click here for hours of operation.
Please remember to remove all ornaments, lights, ribbons, tinsel, and other decorations before dropping them off at the recycling centers.