The Toomer’s Oaks are being pruned this week. Work crews removed dead branches from the sick trees Thursday morning to keep them from possibly falling on pedestrians. Work on the oaks is supposed to continue Friday.
The removed branches are being kept in a campus storage facility.
Video by Brian Brown.
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