Trees in the news

Two recent stories where property owners illegally damaged or chopped down trees that were in violation of the tree ordinance.

https://www.dallasnews.com/news/news/2017/06/02/30-live-oak-trees-hacked-north-dallas-people-happy

 

https://www.dallasnews.com/news/dallas/2017/06/12/trees-hacked-northwest-dallas-downed-red-bird-without-city-approval

Also a news story about the Governor of Texas and his dealings with trees.

 

https://www.texastribune.org/2017/06/12/austin-homeowner-gov-abbott-grappled-tree-regulations/