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Bushes upto and on footbridge

Reported in the Overhanging branches category anonymously at 18:19, Friday 3 July 2020

Sent to Peterborough City Council 2 days, 17 hours, 12 minutes later. Council ref: 2184712.

Overgrown bushes and branches obstructing the footbridge especially on the bend as you walk on footbridge all need a good cut back Footbridge at back of 32 Middleton over to hospital

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  • Category changed from ‘Parks/landscapes’ to ‘Overhanging branches’

    Posted by Peterborough City Council at 11:31, Monday 6 July 2020

  • Inspection Arranged

    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 20 working days.

    State changed to: Investigating

    Posted by Peterborough City Council at 08:27, Tuesday 7 July 2020

  • Email update from member of the public into CSC:

    I was wondering what is happening about the bushes ref number 2184712, it is now over 20 days and i've heard nothing. These are getting out of hand some one has tried to cut some back as they were starting to meet side to side making access difficult.

    Posted by Peterborough City Council at 12:20, Friday 31 July 2020

  • Works recommended

    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 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 17:07, Tuesday 4 August 2020

  • Works approved

    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 09:02, Tuesday

  • Works in progress

    The works order has now been issued to the contractor for completion within 30 days.

    State changed to: In progress

    Posted by Peterborough City Council at 12:28, Wednesday

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