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Protruding tree roots becoming trip hazard!

Reported via desktop in the Pavement Defect category anonymously at 16:39, Tue 19 September 2023

Sent to Bromley Council less than a minute later. FixMyStreet ref: 5010759.

The 'pavement tree' outside number 70 is gradually growing thru the tarmac and we have seen a couple of pedestrians stumbling. Fortunately they have not fallen, but I fear that before long there will be an accident.

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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 16:39, Tue 19 September 2023

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

    Posted by Bromley Council at 11:44, Thu 21 September 2023

  • The area of the protruding tree roots has been marked with white outline, I guess this means that the problem has been recognised, and hopefully work will start soon. Thank you.

    Posted anonymously at 17:06, Tue 17 October 2023
    Still open, via questionnaire

  • Further works are necessary to resolve the issue and have been scheduled for action.

    Posted by Bromley Council at 08:53, Wed 1 November 2023

  • Still open, via questionnaire, 20:39, Tue 14 November 2023

  • Thank you for keeping us updated. We look forward to the repairs being done. Some of the tarmac has now started to break away from around the roots causing even more problems with loose bits!

    Posted anonymously at 20:44, Tue 14 November 2023

  • Appropriate action has been taken to resolve the issue.

    State changed to: Fixed

    Posted by Bromley Council at 11:30, Mon 11 December 2023

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