The City of Shawnee will be having a Christmas tree recycling programfor this holiday season. Allied Waste will be picking up live Christmas trees on Tuesday, January 6th and Tuesday, January 20th, 2009. Please place your Christmas trees out for pick up on the regularly scheduled yard waste day. The City of Shawnee will turn the trees into mulch at no cost for Shawnee residents. The mulch will be available to the public from February 2nd-13th , Monday through Friday, between 7am-4 pm, south of the Public Works department property located at 111 S.Kickapoo.