WHAT: Christmas tree safety tips
WHO: Fire Commissioner Adam ThielDeputy Streets Commissioner Keith Warren University of Pennsylvania Fire & Emergency Services Chief Eugene Janda
WHEN: Wednesday, Dec. 8 at noon
WHERE: PFD Headquarters240 Spring Garden St., Philadelphia
A safe holiday season means properly choosing, caring for and disposing of natural-cut Christmas trees, which are permitted in one- and two-family homes in Philadelphia. Tips include cutting a small amount off the base of the tree, which will be demonstrated.