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Residents to 'Rescue' Plants from Meadowmont Development

Posted May 9, 1999 7:00 a.m. EDT

— Plans to develop Chapel Hill's Meadowmont property into homes, shops and offices has upset a lot of residents.

Now those residents will get a chance to save some of the trees and plants in the area from bulldozers.

On Saturday, May 15, the developer will allow people to participate in a plant rescue. Residents can dig up ferns, wild flowers and small tree saplings for replanting.

The plant rescue will start at 9 a.m. and run until noon. For more information, interested call(919) 967-8443.