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Overgrown trees

Reported in the Public Trees category anonymously at 23:45, Fri 8 November 2019 using FixMyStreet Pro

Sent to Bromley Council 4 minutes later

O/S 23 & 25 Sackville Ave. Two very large trees require properly prooning back, they have not been maintained for many years. Trees overhanging properties and close to windows, blocking light and the roots are damaging and obstructing footpath which presents a safety hazard.

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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 23:50, Fri 8 November 2019

  • Our contractor has been notified to take the appropriate action.

    Posted by Bromley Council at 10:17, Thu 14 November 2019

  • Appropriate action has been taken to resolve the issue.

    State changed to: Fixed

    Posted by Bromley Council at 15:51, Fri 6 December 2019

  • Thanks for your response but the issues reported have not been resolved. The two very large trees still require being properly pruned back, they are overhanging properties close to the windows, blocking out light and with roots damaging and obstructing the footpath. They have not been properly pruned for very many years!

    Posted anonymously at 21:08, Mon 9 December 2019

  • The trees were crown lifted. We do not prune trees because they are tall or block light or overhang property. We will look into the roots on the footpath to check for trip hazards.

    Thank you

    Posted anonymously at 10:55, Tuesday 14 January 2020

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