Tech board needs a local perspective
Trejbal is a Roanoke Times editorial writer. He is based in the New River Valley.
I like trees. I have written more than a few columns extolling their virtues individually and collectively.
When Stadium Woods flared into a fight between naturalists and athletics boosters at Virginia Tech, my inner Lorax sided with the trees. Put the indoor football practice facility on one of the many parking lots near Lane Stadium. Coach Frank Beamer’s big, strong football players can walk a few yards farther when bad weather threatens.