Citizens of Newton are encouraged to recycle Christmas trees after the holidays.


Citizens of Newton are encouraged to recycle Christmas trees after the holidays.

Residents can put Christmas trees on the curb for pickup after Jan. 4 or take them to the rodeo grounds.

The city will begin chopping trees at the grounds Jan. 29 and will give out free mulch from the trees.

Residents can pick up mulch at the grounds after Jan. 29 but must bring their own containers.