How to shrink MS SQL database log file

USE [$(databasename)]
GO

-- Drop old transactions log data (just mark for deletion)
BACKUP LOG [$(databasename)] WITH NO_LOG -- TO DISK='D:BackupSQLServer$(databasename)_log.trn'
GO

-- Physically shrinks the log file
DBCC SHRINKFILE($(databasename)_log, NOTRUNCATE)
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