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Trees are blocking the afternoon sun.

Reported via desktop in the Overgrown trees category anonymously at 13:24, Monday 31 May 2021

Sent to Peterborough City Council less than a minute later. Council ref: 2759184.

Although some tree maintenance has taken place, the council trees have not been cut down enough, they are probably 40 or 50 feet high and block the afternoon sun.

These trees are on the bank of Bretton Way (South).

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  • Enquirer has been emailed requesting more specific information, awaiting response

    Posted by Peterborough City Council at 11:00, Thursday 17 June 2021

  • 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 40 working days.

    State changed to: Investigating

    Posted by Peterborough City Council at 11:06, Thursday 17 June 2021

  • Thanks for your enquiry regarding a council-owned tree.

    In accordance with the Peterborough Tree & Woodland Strategy 2018-2028, a qualified tree surveyor has visited the site, assessed your request and concluded that there is no need to undertake tree works.

    We don't prune or remove council-owned trees because they are considered too big or too tall unless it is deemed to be dangerous.

    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. We also carry out maintenance work if it's needed.

    For further information please read the Peterborough Tree & Woodland Strategy 2018-2028

    I trust this answers your enquiry, 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 08:28, Wednesday 14 July 2021

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