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The planting of George Jr.

Original post made on Mar 20, 2012

A new oak tree was planted on Cowper Street in Palo Alto Monday, March 19, at the same site a decades-old coastal live oak -- nicknamed "George" -- was cut down in February. Palo Alto Mayor Yiaway Yeh was on hand for the ceremonial plating near Homer Avenue. Photo by Veronica Weber/Palo Alto Online.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Monday, March 19, 2012, 2:18 PM

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Posted by Just thinking
a resident of College Terrace
on Mar 20, 2012 at 1:19 pm

If only Palo Alto residents were as much concerned about people as they are with trees.


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Posted by Grandma
a resident of Another Palo Alto neighborhood
on Mar 21, 2012 at 9:41 am

Just thinking is right. Trees get old and die like people, if you leave them long enough they will fall over in a storm!!!So, love your Grand-mothers while they're here!!!


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