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People's Park Candlelight Vigil
Date Saturday December 29
Time 2:00 AM - 4:00 AM
Location Details
People's Park
Bowditch, Dwight, Haste, and Telegraph Avenues
Berkeley, California
Event Type Vigil/Ritual
Organizer/AuthorPeople's Park Committee
41 trees destroyed in People’s Park by UC Berkeley “deferred maintenance” in early morning of December 28. Apparently, they began at 3am. The entire east end forested region was decimated.

Oh Great Mother Earth! Oh Great Spirit! Please give us the energy to save People's Park from oligarchy!

Berkeleyside published this article about the action today:
https://www.berkeleyside.com/2018/12/28/cal-to-remove-42-trees-at-peoples-park-in-berkeley-to-address-long-deferred-maintenance

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Added to the calendar on Friday Dec 28th, 2018 5:12 PM
§Tree Stump – People’s Park, December 28, 2018
by People's Park Committee Friday Dec 28th, 2018 10:46 PM
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Tree Stump – People’s Park
§Tree Maintenance in People’s Park – UC Berkeley statement 2018-12-28
by People's Park Committee Friday Dec 28th, 2018 10:54 PM
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UC Berkeley statement
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Cal removes 42 trees at People’s Park to ‘address long-deferred maintenance’BerkeleysideTuesday Jan 15th, 2019 11:02 PM
SAVE BERKELEY'S PEOPLE'S PARKDarinSaturday Dec 29th, 2018 5:18 PM

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