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Tree root damage to drive - approaching the house

Reported via desktop in the Problem with tree roots category by Derek Gordon Ward at 12:29, Thursday 1 July 2021

Sent to Peterborough City Council less than a minute later. Council ref: 2832012.

The tree roots are causing damage to my drive of numbers 15 and 17 Humphys Street Peterborough PE2 9RH The driveway is cracking badly and the tree roots have made it very uneven. What is more concerning is that they are moving towards my/the houses. If this causes structural damage by drawing water and making the foundations overly dry it will cause huge expense for Peterborough City Council.

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  • 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 07:43, Monday 5 July 2021

  • A Tree Surveyor has inspected & has sent letter to enquirer

    State changed to: No further action

    Posted by Peterborough City Council at 11:24, Tuesday 3 August 2021

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