The City of Tuscaloosa will host a free Christmas tree recycling event Saturday, Dec. 26 through Sunday, Jan. 10 at the Curry Environmental Facility. 

During this free drop-off event, citizens and businesses can drop off live Christmas trees, live wreaths and live garlands in the designated area at the Curry Environmental Services facility at 3440 Kauloosa Ave.

All items must be stripped of lights and decorations. Artificial trees, wreaths and garlands will not be accepted.

The trees will be taken to Farley Forestry Inc., where they will be mulched and reused in landscaping projects.

For more information about Christmas tree recycling or recycling in Tuscaloosa click here or call Tuscaloosa 311 at 205-248-5311.