The Los Angeles County Arboretum, closed since windstorms damaged half of its trees, was scheduled to reopen Monday, a week ahead of schedule.
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The high winds of Dec. 1 destroyed 235 trees and left more than 700 more in need of extensive pruning, arboretum staff said on the facility’s website.
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More than 150 workers from several public agencies worked to help restore the gardens.
The arboretum is located at 301 N. Baldwin Ave. in Arcadia. Admission is $8 for adults and $3 for children.
The gardens were scheduled to be open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Dec. 26, with the final admission at 4:30 p.m.