Workers cut trees and clear land at Warren cemetery — no explanation why

South Burial Ground board president "not interested" in speaking to reporter

By Ted Hayes
Posted 3/8/17

Abutters of the South Burial Ground want to know more about clear-cutting that has been taking place at the town’s largest burying ground for the past week. So far, they’re getting few …

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