Short Takes May 31: readers have their say on the day’s news

Updated May 31 2018 - 11:12am, first published 1:00am
Short Takes May 31: readers have their say on the day’s news
Short Takes May 31: readers have their say on the day’s news

AS I walked down Hunter Street on Monday I saw three more trees being cut down and fed into a wood chipper. The coming of the light rail has now removed 12 beautiful mature trees from the short stretch of street between Wheeler Place and Worth Place. Trees in a city soften the hardness of the built environment and ease the eye. I hope that there are plans to replace them along Hunter Street after the rail work is finished. 

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