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Help Save A Heritage Oak

Original post made by Nancy Palmer, Menlo Park: Central Menlo Park, on Oct 3, 2007

The healthy oak tree on Oak Knoll School Grounds was here generations before you and I were born and by rights should be alive after we move on. To destroy it in the interests of a short-sighted plan of convenience at a time that sudden oak death syndrome threatens its kind is unconscionable. There is a better way and a better plan. Please speak up and address the Oak Knoll School redevelopment plan as stewards of your surroundings. Nancy Palmer

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Posted by oak knoll neighbor
a resident of Menlo Park: University Heights
on Oct 4, 2007 at 8:24 am

The school district wants to remove the oak to put in huge parking lot. What a shame.


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