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News - January 15, 2014

Portola Valley lifts sanctions over felled trees

by Dave Boyce

It hasn't rained much this winter, but 13 new native oak trees and vegetation are reported to be growing vigorously on a Portola Valley slope on an undeveloped property at 18 Redberry Ridge. The lack of moisture and bad timing may have been critical to the death of three madrones that were also planted in the spring of 2013, according to staff report for the Jan. 8 Town Council meeting.

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