This oak tree on Buchanan Boulevard has had most of its crown cut away to clear space for utility lines. Durham residents are pressing the city to enforce its own rules to stop Duke Energy contractors from heavy pruning that endangers trees’ lives.
This oak tree on Buchanan Boulevard has had most of its crown cut away to clear space for utility lines. Durham residents are pressing the city to enforce its own rules to stop Duke Energy contractors from heavy pruning that endangers trees’ lives. JIM WISE jwise@newsobserver.com
This oak tree on Buchanan Boulevard has had most of its crown cut away to clear space for utility lines. Durham residents are pressing the city to enforce its own rules to stop Duke Energy contractors from heavy pruning that endangers trees’ lives. JIM WISE jwise@newsobserver.com

Durham residents call on city to enforce tree-pruning rule

April 30, 2015 12:57 PM

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