Allison removes eight trees this year

Affordable Tree Service workers of Ackley pull down the trunk of a maple tree last week on Seventh Avenue. A total of eight dangerous or diseased city trees were removed as part of a yearly Allison Trees Forever initiative. According to Trees Forever President Doc George North, one maple tree was totally dead, while the other six removed were ash. (Pat Racette Photo)

See more in the April 17 Tribune-Journal.