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News - May 22, 2019

Ravenswood redwoods to face ax after council's final ruling

Property owner required to plant 76 new trees citywide

by Kate Bradshaw

Following a months-long appeal process led by a group of residents seeking to preserve seven redwood trees at the corner of El Camino Real at Ravenswood Avenue, the Menlo Park City Council voted 4-0, with Councilwoman Catherine Carlton absent, to deny the residents' appeal and permit the property owner, Matt Matteson, to cut down the trees.

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