By Emily Neubauer, Multimedia Journalist - bio | email
WAUSAU (WAOW) -
beginning to look a lot like Christmas in Wausau.
leaders put up the holiday tree at the 400 block downtown. The tree
stands roughly 30 feet tall. Parks and recreation officials say it
came from Blue Gill Bay in Rib Mountain. It's just one of four trees
being put up around the city.
our shared equipment we're able to bring the tree in. Usually they go
in pretty smoothly, this one was a bit of a struggle but we got it in
and we'll get it staked in these windy conditions, decorated and
hopefully good to go here before thanksgiving," said Urban
Forestry Specialist Andy Sims.
tree lighting ceremony will take place during Wausau's Holiday Parade
in December. Mayor Jim Tipple will light it.