Friday, 21 July 2017


North Port’s People Are For Trees

“They paved paradise and put up a parking lot.” Those are the famous words sung by Joni Mitchell, echoing a society nervously aware of the de-greening of their cities. Where squirrels, birds, bees, and children had once frolicked amongst trees and flowers in wide open spaces, a cement fortress was forming and the justification of money and progress over nature was beginning.