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Two dozen trees saved on El Camino

Original post made on Aug 9, 2011

Late last year the city marked for removal 28 red oak trees planted in the 1970s on El Camino Real. The oaks were lifting and cracking sidewalks between Grant Road and Castro streets. The city was able to save all but three.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Tuesday, August 9, 2011, 11:41 AM

Comments (3)

Posted by Dad, a resident of Cuesta Park
on Aug 9, 2011 at 12:58 pm

I was hoping they could save 24 trees, but I guess 2 dozen will have to do ;)
Sounds like they did a good measured evaluation and took the right actions. Good job to MV's Parks and Open Space folks.


Posted by NeHi, a resident of Cuesta Park
on Aug 9, 2011 at 3:26 pm

Looks good; sure was a mess before.


Posted by DCS, a resident of Old Mountain View
on Aug 10, 2011 at 3:03 pm

12*2 = 24


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