SPRINGDALE (KDKA) — A tree from Springdale is going to be the next Christmas tree in downtown Pittsburgh on Grant Street.
Lindsay Malinowski had a surprise for her daughter when she got off the school bus on Friday.READ MORE: Emergency Community Meeting Held To Create Plan To Stop Gun Violence In Pittsburgh Area
“Tomorrow is the day they are going to cut down our tree to be Pittsburgh’s Christmas tree.
On Saturday, city workers will come to their home in Springdale and cut down the 45-foot tree down and load it on a track before taking it to the City County Building.READ MORE: Person Hit, Killed By Driver Of Vehicle In Monroeville On Route 22
It will then be stood up and decorated.
Ron Rinaldi, the former homeowner, is sad to see it go. He planted the tree.MORE NEWS: ACLU, Voter Groups Sue In Ohio Over New Legislative Maps
“It was a Christmas tree I dug for my mom,” Rinaldi said.