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Fundraising deadline nears to save Toronto’s oldest tree

Campaign hopes to raise necessary funds to buy adjacent house

November 10, 2020  By Peterborough Examiner

A fundraising campaign to save Toronto’s oldest tree – estimated at more than 250 years old – from being taken down is nearing its Dec. 12 deadline. The hope is to raise $430,000, with the city matching private donations, so that an adjacent house can be torn down and turn the area into a public park.


This article is part of the Municipalities Week.

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