Dead or dying tree problem
Reported via desktop in the Tree is dead or dying category anonymously at 14:07, Tue 24 November 2020
Sent to Peterborough City Council less than a minute later. Council ref: 2403289.
There is a large oak tree that borders my property it doesn't belong to me but now that the leaves have gone it is looking decidedly sorry for its self. Would it be possible to have a look at it and give me permission to cut back?
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 14:07, Tue 24 November 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 20 working days.
State changed to: Investigating
Posted by Peterborough City Council at 14:57, Tue 24 November 2020
Thank you for your enquiry regarding a Council owned tree.
A qualified tree surveyor has assessed your request and following a site visit has been unable to recommend any further action on this occasion.
Please be aware that Aragon Direct Services manages the Council owned trees in accordance with the Peterborough Tree & Woodland Strategy 2018-2028.
Continued management of all of 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 further information please read the Peterborough Tree & Woodland Strategy 2018-2028
We trust this answers your query. However, should you require any further information please do not hesitate to contact Aragon Direct Services.
State changed to: No further action
Posted by Peterborough City Council at 14:10, Mon 7 December 2020
This report is now closed to updates. You can make a new report in the same location.