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.