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Extremely overgrown bushes!!

Reported via mobile in the Overgrown trees category anonymously at 15:38, Friday 20 August 2021

Sent to Peterborough City Council less than a minute later. Council ref: 2948427.

Hi there, we have overgrown bushes directly outside our house which makes the area look very unpleasant also a hotspot for cat poo which causes a vile smell throughout the day. Any chance these bushes could be cut back to stop this stench and possible hope the cats don’t use this bush as their litter trays as I’m embarrassed to invite people over due to the stench and state of the bushes!!

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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 40 working days.

    State changed to: Investigating

    Posted by Peterborough City Council at 07:46, Wednesday 25 August 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 14:00, Thursday 21 October 2021

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