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Leaning tree on my property causing damage

Reported via iOS in the Leaning Tree category anonymously at 13:17, Thursday 5 August 2021

Sent to Peterborough City Council less than a minute later. Council ref: 2916426.

Trees need to be cut back as overhanging my property

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  • Enquiry received

    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 13:17, Thursday 5 August 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 20 working days.

    State changed to: Investigating

    Posted by Peterborough City Council at 14:53, Thursday 5 August 2021

  • Thank you for your enquiry regarding the tree which is overhanging your garden. Unfortunately at the present time there are no identifiable arboricultural reasons to justify carrying out any works.

    You do have a right to prune the branch back to the boundary of your property; however we would recommend that you use the services of a suitably qualified and insured tree surgeon to carry out this work.

    If the trees are in a Conservation Area &/or have Tree Preservation Orders you will need to make an application for permission to carry out any works. Information on applications can be found on the Peterborough City Council's website.

    State changed to: No further action

    Posted by Peterborough City Council at 15:09, Monday 6 September 2021

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