I was delighted to learn that my hometown of Madison, Wisconsin has implemented a program to recycle holiday lights and extension cords. Sadly, it is only available for residents of Madison (be prepared to show proof of residency). Drop off bins are available through January 13, 2012. There is no limit on the number that can be dropped off. It is recommended that string with large bulbs have the bulbs removed. Drop offs are at 1501 W. Badger Road and 4602 Sycamore Avenue.
What a great way to reduce clutter and avoid unnecessary items from ending up in landfills. Kudos City of Madison!
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