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3 Grandmothers jailed during Tree Removal Protest in NYC

Posted by ilovemytrees 5b/6a Western, NY (My Page) on
Sat, May 24, 14 at 5:51

'The Upper Eastsiders' cries were heartrending, but futile......'

The ladies are in an uproar over Mayor de Blasio cutting down 8 trees to put in a garbage transfer station.

See link for video and story.

The NYDailyNews has a big article on it. There were a lot more people there than just the grandmothers...

Here is a link that might be useful: CBS NYC affiliate

This post was edited by ilovemytrees on Sat, May 24, 14 at 5:53

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RE: 3 Grandmothers jailed during Tree Removal Protest in NYC

Hhhhmmmm, upper East Side? I wonder if they are allowed to bring their butlers to jail with them.

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