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Large spruce trees wanted for conservatory

Statement as issued Friday by the Fort Wayne Parks & Recreation Department:

Fort Wayne, Ind. – The Botanical Conservatory is in need of large evergreen trees to use in the Holiday Showcase exhibit. Homeowners who have a healthy spruce tree and would like to donate it to the Parks & Recreation Department should call Lynda Heavrin at 260-427-6424. The homeowner will not be charged for the removal of the tree.

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