Sunnyside meeting focuses on plans for pine grove in park
September 25, 2019
By Larry Mauter
For The New Era
Sunnyside Park lived up to its name Saturday Sept. 14 for the annual Linn County Small Woodlands Association picnic.
Temperatures were in the mid-70s on a day sandwiched between two rainy days.
Much of the conversation for the day centered on the Robert H. Mealey pine fund and a proposal to build a demonstration pine grove at Sunnyside.
The chapter and the Linn County Parks Department are in the early stages of discussion about the proposal.
Approvals would have to come from the Linn County commissioners.
Retired Cascade Timber Consulting Inc. chief Howard D...