Citizens can drop off their live Christmas tree for recycling at three city parks through Jan. 10.

Beginning Thursday, Dec. 26, Beaumont residents can drop off their live Christmas trees at one of three city parks:

  • Magnolia Park, 2855 Magnolia Ave.
  • Rogers Park, 1455 Dowlen Road
  • Sprott Park, 4325 Usan St.

The drop-off service is available through Friday, Jan. 10. Trees should be free of all decorations and stands. Trees also can be placed on the curb, and will be picked up during regular collection days. Commercial drop-off is not permitted.

Christmas trees – along with other collected yard waste – is converted into mulch. Citizens are welcome to collect free much every Saturday between 7 a.m. and 1 p.m. at the city’s landfill, located at 4955 Laffin Road in Beaumont.