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News - May 10, 2013

Future park? Council buys lush 1-acre property

by Daniel DeBolt

The City Council approved the purchase of a 1.2 acre property Tuesday night, offered by its longtime resident, who wants to see the wooded property turned into a park.

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Posted by R.Kohn
a resident of North Whisman
on May 11, 2013 at 9:15 am

Islands of parks and trees in the urban environment are important to resident and migratory birds. The area surrounding the property is built with commercial and residential uses and this property is exceptional in the number of trees and the attention and care it received from the owner. Trees provide important shade and erosion control. I am pleased the Council can see the value of parkland and natural areas.