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Canopy Executive Director Catherine Martineau to retire after 18 years

Original post made on Feb 6, 2023

Catherine Martineau was on her third career when she joined Canopy, Palo Alto's urban forest advocacy organization, in 2004. When she retires on Feb. 28, she will leave a strong legacy.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Sunday, February 5, 2023, 8:34 AM

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Posted by vmshadle
a resident of Meadow Park
on Feb 6, 2023 at 2:20 pm

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Wonderful article.

That said, the final photo caption might need to be corrected. I don't know many South Palo Alto backyards which feature garages, driveways, and streets with cars parked on them.

Perhaps the caption should read "Volunteers plant trees in THE FRONT yard of a south Palo Alto home on Dec. 4, 2021?"

Posted by Consider Your Options.
a resident of Another Palo Alto neighborhood
on Feb 6, 2023 at 2:25 pm

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Wishing Catherine all the best on her retirement. Thank you, and all of the Canopy staff and volunteers you have organized so capably for so many years, for our city's glorious canopy. I am grateful.

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