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Height of tree posing risk to homes

Reported in the Public Trees category anonymously at 20:31, Fri 28 June 2019 using FixMyStreet Pro

Sent to Bromley Council 4 minutes later

This tree outside no.89 has grown rapidly over last couple of years and is now about double the height of our houses (and less than 5m from my property) posing a serious safety risk to the inhabitants of no 85, 87, 89 and 91 if any significant part of the tree were to come down in winds. This has been reported in the past by myself and neighbours but its been left to continue to grow. Its notable that other trees on cray avenue, which sit further away from houses (i. e. More than 5m away), have been cut back or cut down in recent months.

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  • Thank you for your report, this is now being investigated. Information on our services and the timeframes we aim to respond in can be found: http://www.bromley.gov.uk/ fixservices

    State changed to: In progress

    Posted by Bromley Council at 20:36, Fri 28 June 2019

  • This tree has been inspected and is not considered to require remedial works at this time. The situation will be reviewed cyclically and any required action will be addressed within a future works programme.

    State changed to: No further action

    Posted by Bromley Council at 11:35, Tue 17 December 2019

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