“That tree is just gorgeous,” Morrell said. “It’s like a breath of fresh air.”

View article including a photo at Pilotonline.com:

Since the residents’ petition surfaced, the city has delayed removing the tree and is seeking a second opinion, said Susan French, an arborist for Virginia Beach.

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They also consulted with the Friends of Live Oaks organization, which supports city efforts to retain and protect the trees.

View & sign petition at Change.org.