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City TO PRUNE BANYAN at
REMOVE TREES IN
(Friday, June 19, 2009) -- The City and
Two of the tree’s main trunks are heavily decayed. They will be removed by a private contractor hired by the Department of Parks and Recreation. The remaining trunks have structural defects and will be pruned significantly to reduce the risk of failure and keep them clear of utility lines along
The City is also proceeding with a planting plan to replace the dead wiliwili tree near the Wailupe comfort station. Twelve trees and coconut palms will be planted upon the completion of the Kalanianaole sewer project, which is using the park as a baseyard.
At the same time, a contractor will remove 48 Paraguay tea trees in
The Department of Parks and Recreation will plant replacement trees once the removals are completed.
Terri Koike, 971-7161