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News - May 1, 2013

Woodside council hits back hard on felling trees without a permit

• Property owner fined $26,250 for cutting six trees.

by Dave Boyce

It isn't the first five-figure penalty the Woodside Town Council has assessed on a property owner for felling mature trees without first obtaining a $50 permit, but at $26,250, it is the largest since establishing the penalties in 2007.

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