Lake Charles Public Works to pick up Christmas trees

The following is a news release from the City of Lake Charles:

Beginning Thursday, December 30, 2010 and continuing through Friday, January 14, 2011, the City of Lake Charles will pick up Christmas trees at curbside or citizens may drop them off at the City of Lake Charles Wood Waste Facility, 4331 E. Broad Street. The tree must be free of all decorations, stands, and lights must be removed.

Citizens with questions or to call in the location of a Christmas tree should call the Public Works Department at 337-491-1220.