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Washington Square Parks Famous “Hangman’s Elm” To Get Minor Surgery

Written by NY Press on . Posted in Breaking News

Various community members, CB2’s Parks Committee and a representative from the Parks Department, met last Wednesday to discuss the department’s decision to do some pruning on the popular “Hangman’s Elm” in Washington Square Park. The nearly 250-year-old tree has vast community significance: It graces the cover of the Parks Department’s publication on “great New York [&hellip
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