Hogsett Renews Hope To Save Trees At Crown Hill North Woods
Hogsett renews hope to save trees at Crown Hill North Woods
INDIANAPOLIS — Indianapolis Mayor Joe Hogsett breathed new life Wednesday into the fight over historic trees on Indianapolis’ north side.The Department of Veterans Affairs plans to turn the Crown Hill North Woods, which was purchased by the VA in 2016, into a burial site for veterans. Opponents like the Indiana Forest Alliance say trees are often planted to honor veterans, so tearing them down to build a burial site is the worst kind of irony.Hogsett joined the side of the opponents in the fight with a written statement released Wednesday afternoon.
“I feel a deep sense of responsibility to …