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Residents unhappy with planned tree removal to construct new ‘eco-park’

Trees need to go so that concrete creek lining can be removed

November 30, 2020  By BramptonGuardian.com

New landscaping and construction at Brampton, Ont.’s Jefferson Park will involve the removal of a number of mature weeping willow trees – a plan that is angering neighbouring residents. The plan is to create a new “eco-park” through a restoration project, but it means the removal of the trees in order to rid the area of the concrete lining of a creek that cuts through the middle of the green space.


This article is part of the Municipalities Week.

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