Petition Update

Good News

Larry Kelley
Amherst, MA

Apr 17, 2013 — Tonight the Amherst Public Shade Tree Committee voted unanimously to recommend denying the petition of the Church to remove the ancient oak. And the Tree Warden agreed.
http://onlyintherepublicofamherst.blogspot.com/2013/04/mighty-oak-survives-for-now.html

Only in The Republic of Amherst: Mighty Oak Survives (For Now)
Only in The Republic of Amherst: Mighty Oak Survives (For Now)
Oak Tree lined Kellogg Avenue After an a hour of discussion and a unanimous "advisory" vote of the Amherst Public Shade Tree Committee to deny the Unitarian Universalist Society Church petition to remove the 36" wide majestic pin oak on Kellogg Avenue, Tree Warden Alan Snow agreed the healthy towering tree should not come down.
http://onlyintherepublicofamherst.blogspot.com