By Jennifer McRae

DENVER (CBS4)– If you need to get rid of your jack-o-lanterns and other pumpkins from Halloween, take them to a leaf drop location. The City and County of Denver will also take those rotting Halloween decorations in your green cart so they can be composted once picked up.

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Also, rake those leaves and put them in the green composting cart or drop them off.

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Those leaves and pumpkins will be turned into Denver’s Own EcoGro™ Compost. Moldy and squirrel-nibbled pumpkins are also welcome!

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Jennifer McRae