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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                         February 23, 2012

 

KALAKAUA AVENUE TREE REMOVAL

 

(Thursday, Feb. 23, 2012)A Department of Parks and Recreation Urban Forestry Division contractor will remove two Ironwood trees on Kalakaua Avenue across Kapiolani Park Bandstand tomorrow (Friday), February 24.

 

            The removal of the trees is necessary for public safety, as the base of both trees are decaying.  The trees will be replaced with two other Ironwoods within close proximity in Kapiolani Park.   

 

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Media contact:  Austin Braaten, Park Grounds Improvement Supervisor II, 971-7151