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Tree roots growing through the public access slope

Reported via desktop in the Problem with tree roots category anonymously at 11:06, Monday 22 November 2021

Sent to Peterborough City Council less than a minute later. Council ref: 3136913.

This problem was previously reported but the problem was ignored. The tree was attended to and had its growth removed from the bottom of the trunk. This problem has now caused damage to a taxi and is a potential dangerous hazard to pedestrians and mobility scooters. this problem is getting worse and has been a problem for a very long time.

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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 11:07, Monday 22 November 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 11:47, Monday 22 November 2021

  • Thank you for your enquiry, in order to investigate this fully we will be communicating the enquiry to the Peterborough Highway’s team who are responsible for the maintenance and upkeep of the highways. We will then work with the Highways Team to ensure the most pragmatic and effective response is taken forward in terms of managing the tree and addressing your concerns.

    State changed to: No further action

    Posted by Peterborough City Council at 12:35, Thursday 25 November 2021

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