Treehouse family stumped at order to tear down
But Humboldt County building officials say the fort must come down by the end of February due to its proximity 85 feet from a year-round stream. Structures within 100 feet require a permit, they say.
The county appears to have learned of the fort from a complaining neighbor.
The Humboldt Herald is aware that other unpermitted structures — complete with septic systems — may exist in Humboldt County, and wonders if focus on the kids’ tree fort might be misguided.
What say you?
[Photo credit Jose Quezada.]