Neighbors are so upset, they started a petition because they say this is history, although the tree is damaged they believe it can be saved.
“Fill it with a material, organic material that would help any increase of the decay,” Morrell said.
Others say this the tree is important and they will do anything to keep it standing.
There is a lovely old (100-200 year old) Live Oak tree on Virginia Beach city property (in Chics Beach, corner of Chubb Lake & Bayview Avenues). The city has all but decided to take it down…