Kelowna Fire Department tree chipping for charity

The City of Kelowna Fire Department is offering holiday tree chipping by donation for charity for the fourth year in a row.

The City of Kelowna Fire Department is offering holiday tree chipping by donation for charity for the fourth year in a row.

The Fire Department has teamed up with Cody Tree Service, 4 less Disposal and Okanagan Portable signs to chip the trees, raising money for the B.C. Professional Firefighters Burn Fund.

Tree chipping will take place on Jan. 2 and 3, 2016 at Fire Hall Station 1, located at 2255 Enterprise Way, and Station 4, located at 619 Dehart Road, from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. Trees must be free of all decorations and tinsel before being dropped off for chipping.

Chipping is done by donation, with all proceeds going to the Burn Fund.

For more information, contact the Kelowna Fire Department at 250-469-8801.

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