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A potential troublespot in the North End

Post by News Tribune Staff on March 20, 2008 at 11:43 am with No Comments »
March 20, 2008 11:43 am

Who knew planting a few trees could turn so divisive?

Eric Russell, the son of Russell Investment Group founder George Russell, wants to plant some trees outside his North End home. Here’s the problem: The trees are large enough to potentially block the view of Commencement Bay from his neighbors’ homes. There’s also a public right-of-way issue to deal with.

I’m going to make some calls and find out what’s going on. I’ll let you know more.

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