The City of Yuma will again offer a drop-off site for those who wish to safely dispose of their natural Christmas trees. Christmas Tree recycling will begin today at 265 West 13th Street. Hours for the Christmas Tree Recycling Program are from 7am-to-5pm today and Friday and 7am-to-5pm December 30th through January 3rd, 2014 and again during those same hours the week of January 6th through the 10th, 2014. The site will be closed January, 1st 2014 for New Year's Day. Please remove all lights, ornaments, and tinsel before dropping off the tree. Artificial trees will not be accepted. Material from the natural trees will be chipped and reused in City parks. Additionally, City residents who miss the deadline for dropping off natural trees at the City site may drop off trees at Yuma County's North Gila Transfer Site, Avenue Seven-E at County Fifth Street, which will be open 8am-to-5pm weekdays through January 26th, 2014, excluding New Year's Day.