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Chunk severed on Tree

Reported via desktop in the Vehicle has damaged tree category anonymously at 10:18, Friday 6 August 2021

Sent to Peterborough City Council less than a minute later. Council ref: 2918162.

IN front of 36 High Street opposite the Co-op. The tree on 36's side has been hit by a vehicle most likely, looks like a lorry has hit it and torn off a large chunk of the tree/branch that is now barely hanging down from the tree. If it does fall off it will most likely fall into the road, though this seems it would happen only if something else hit it but that could happen anytime.

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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 10:18, Friday 6 August 2021

  • State changed to: Investigating

    Updated by Peterborough City Council at 11:43, Friday 6 August 2021

  • Works recommended

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

    Should you require any further information please do not hesitate to contact Aragon Direct Services.

    Posted by Peterborough City Council at 14:08, Friday 6 August 2021

  • Works approved

    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 14:38, Friday 6 August 2021

  • Works complete

    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.

    Thank you.

    State changed to: Fixed

    Posted by Peterborough City Council at 15:02, Wednesday 11 August 2021

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