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As part of the Midland Metro construction works in central Birmingham, trees have been cut down along the route. Transport authority Centro stated that they would be replaced on a two-for-one basis, by new saplings planted elsewhere in the city centre. At the time of writing, the location of the replacements has not been disclosed.

Destruction of trees for Midland Metro: Stephenson Place, Birmingham

Corporation Street tree destruction for Midland Metro

Destruction of trees for Midland Metro, Corporation Street, Birmingham

Tree on the future Midland Metro route in Upper Bull Street, Birmingham

Written by beleben

October 28, 2012 at 2:50 pm

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  1. Corporation St really does look better now the trees have gone. It has opened up, you can see the architecture and shops which has really transformed the area. They weren’t native trees either. Let’s just wait for the cones to go.

    Simon Howes (@simonhowes)

    February 19, 2013 at 1:55 pm

  2. […] ‘Birmingham city centre extension’ to Stephenson Street, the council had all the trees cut down in Upper Bull Street, Corporation Street, and Stephenson Place. This morning (25 February 2017), as […]


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