Imagine coming home to find trees you planted on your property or marvelled at over the years for their natural beauty had been butchered.
How would you feel if the historic trees lining your town’s main street were cut almost to the trunk?
These are the situations confronting locals across the Hills with ETSA Utilities contractors working in the region to clear vegetation around powerlines.
It must be galling for property owners to watch on as the chainsaws cut away, as has happened in some cases, almost half of a tree on their land leaving it lopsided and disfigured.
The State Government rolled into town this week bearing gifts and hosting a community forum. The gifts included $10.4m to improve road safety, $300,000 for equipment at the new medical centre currently under construction next to the Mt Barker hospital and a $10,000 sweetener for sports clubs affected by the Read More »
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