Tree has grown out of control
Reported in the Overhanging branches category anonymously at 10:04, Wed 29 July 2020
Sent to Peterborough City Council less than a minute later. Council ref: 2221540.
Hello there is a willow planted directly behind my property which has grown to the point it reals needs pollarding/good pruning as the branches are overhanging into my garden and getting caught in my much smaller trees. Also there are several branches that look unsafe.
Thanks for your enquiry regarding a council-owned tree. This has been sent to Aragon Direct Services for further investigation. We will endeavour to provide a further update within 3 working days
Posted by Peterborough City Council at 10:04, Wed 29 July 2020
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 10:20, Wed 29 July 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 16:02, Wed 23 September 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 13:08, Thu 24 September 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 08:21, Friday 8 January 2021
This report is now closed to updates. You can make a new report in the same location.