A property manager for Wells Fargo recently told local environmental groups that the bank would plant three young trees to replace the "Treasured Trees" it cut near its new sign on Patton Avenue. Meanwhile, the city and Asheville Greenworks are looking at some changes that could prevent cases like these from happening in the future.
Asheville-area citizens stand by their trees, as Shannon Tuch, assistant director at the city’s planning department, can confirm. When a contractor for the new Wells Fargo bank branch at Patton and Louisiana Avenues cut down the mature trees blocking the company's new sign recently, Tuch started hearing “a lot of outrage from the community” regarding the cutting of a designated 'Treasured Tree.' Her office prepared a notice of violation tagged to a $2,900 fine against Wells Fargo — only to revoke it when the N.C. Department of Transportation got involved.
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