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Landowner gets lawyer after pipeline uprooted historic oaks


Landowner gets lawyer after pipeline uprooted historic oaks
COURTESY — Uprooted oak trees like this one are all that remain of 12 trees that once were a fixture of the Catchpenny Farm north of Floresville. Property owner Floyde Burnside said the trees recently were cleared to make way for the Karnes North Pipeline System.


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Wilson County News
August 13, 2014
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Floyde Burnside of the Catchpenny Farm north of Floresville is outraged, after recently returning home to discover that 12 historic oak trees had been uprooted to make way for the Karnes North Pipeline System. Burnside shared his concerns with the Wilson County Commissioners Court at its Aug. 11 meeting. . . .

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PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
August 15, 2014 9:45am
 
The owner stated that the trees were not interfering with the easement. He did not state the trees were not on the easement. That might be a judgment call. A trip to the County Clerk might shed some light. Thinking before typing ... More ›

 
The Marcelina Muse  
Dry Tank, TX  
August 15, 2014 9:20am
 
Hmmmmm. The trees were not in the easement? Get an attorney immediately. If others have had similar problems call that attorney not the TexStar attorney.

 
BSP  
Floresville  
August 13, 2014 1:48pm
 
I've been wondering what the heck was going on.

 
Mr. Tibbs  
Floresville  
August 13, 2014 9:38am
 
I would contact the state as well perhaps those trees are somehow protected ?

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