NE Portland neighbors come together to save a giant Sequioa tree

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Wed, 05/20/2020 - 5:30pm to 5:45pm

 

Neighbors in NE Portland are coming together to try and save a giant Sequoia tree which has been slated for removal. The tree has created foundation damage to a nearby home, but only one homeowner in the area has advocated for it to be cut down. The city cut order is under appeal, and those who support the tree staying in its spot say the city has left them out of the process.

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Erin Yanke's picture

Your engagement matters and there are lots of ways to make your voice heard. Thank you!
Please call the City of Portland to respectfully request restarting this decision-making process.
MayorWheeler@portlandoregon.gov
503-823-4120
Urban Forestry: 503-823-8733 or trees@portlandoregon.gov Bureau of Development Services: (503) 823-2633 or bds@portlandoregon.gov

Case number: 19-205171 UF

For more information and more ways to help, including donating and/or signing a petition, visit https://www.gofundme.com/f/ptf5w-save-the-giant-sequoia/