Bryan Brandt, left, and Jerry Coombs are suing their neighbor Roger Lowry, a Fairview Heights alderman, for cutting down a 16-year-old tree on their property.
Bryan Brandt, left, and Jerry Coombs are suing their neighbor Roger Lowry, a Fairview Heights alderman, for cutting down a 16-year-old tree on their property. Casey Bischel/BND
Bryan Brandt, left, and Jerry Coombs are suing their neighbor Roger Lowry, a Fairview Heights alderman, for cutting down a 16-year-old tree on their property. Casey Bischel/BND

Fairview Heights couple sues, saying alderman wrongfully cut down tree

January 27, 2017 07:00 AM

UPDATED January 27, 2017 11:49 AM

More Videos

  • YMCA program helps local man overcome effects of chemo

    Mike Byrne, 67, of New Baden, is a big fan of the YMCA's Livestrong program. He got involved in January at East Belleville YMCA while undergoing treatment for esophageal cancer. His wife Linda Byrne has been amazed at her husband’s progress.