Vaquero Views — ‘Down the Long Tree’

Photo by ELIZABETH LINARES
El Vaquero Staff Phot

An applicant for a city of Glendale tree trimmer position demonstrates the knots used to ascend a tree safely as part of a test given on March 15 at Verdugo Park, near campus. He was one of the final candidates
taking this test. Job seekers had to demonstrate physical strength, knowledge of safety procedures and proper pruning methods for a variety of tree species.