Health Hazard- Tree
Reported in the Overgrown trees category anonymously at 15:19, Thu 18 June 2020
Sent to Peterborough City Council less than a minute later. Council ref: 2162267.
Resident called to say, at the back of number 45 Hawkshead there is a tree in the corner that residents are throwing dog fowl bags into and litter accumulating. Resident also saying it is perfect hiding place for rats and youngsters that are drinking and taking drugs on the field. Resident would like this tree removing or cutting down to the stump.
Thanks for your enquiry regarding a council-owned tree.
Your enquiry has been allocated to one of our qualified tree surveyors who will carry out an inspection and provide an update within 40 working days.
State changed to: Investigating
Posted by Peterborough City Council at 07:44, Fri 19 June 2020
Thanks for your enquiry regarding a Council owned tree.
A qualified tree surveyor has assessed your request and following a site visit has recommended works. On completion of the works you may feel the task undertaken may not fully address the issue raised. Aragon Direct Services employ qualified tree surveyors to undertake the inspections and all works recommended are in accordance within the guidance contained within the Peterborough Tree & Woodland Strategy 2018-2028.
Continued management of all our trees forms an integral part of this strategy. All Council owned trees are surveyed by a qualified surveyor for safety every one-to-five years, depending on how much the area surrounding them is used. Where inspection identifies maintenance work it is scheduled in accordingly with safety issues forming the highest priority.
For more information please read the Peterborough Tree & Woodland Strategy 2018-2028
https://drive.google.com/ file/ d/ 1ZBu7zy_jIYlXsKRoUkZFZ8xvpdBK1uhH/ view
Should you require any further information please do not hesitate to contact Aragon Direct Services.
Posted by Peterborough City Council at 15:07, Tue 4 August 2020
The works recommended from the inspection have been approved and we are in the process of issuing a work order to our contractor.
State changed to: Action scheduled
Posted by Peterborough City Council at 08:37, Tue 11 August 2020
Our records confirm that all works are now complete and as such your enquiry is now closed. We trust this answers your enquiry, however, should you require any further information, please do not hesitate to contact Aragon Direct Services.
State changed to: Fixed
Posted by Peterborough City Council at 14:36, Wed 9 September 2020
This report is now closed to updates. You can make a new report in the same location.