NEWS

Parish Government Christmas tree recycle event slated for Jan. 14

Staff reports

Ascension Parish Government will hold a Christmas tree recycle drop-off event on Saturday, Jan. 14, 2012 at the Lamar-Dixon Expo Center in Gonzales. Drop-off hours are from 9 a.m. till 1 p.m. The expo center is located at 9039 St. Landry Road.

Terance Irvin, parish environmental director, said trees must not have any decorations or stands on them.

“We want to offer this service for our parish residents only, so we ask that they bring a valid ID,” Irvin said.

For more information about the Christmas Tree Recycle Drop-Off, call Irvin at 225-621-5722.