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Overhanging the pathway and encroaching private property

Reported via mobile in the Tree Requires Pruning category anonymously at 12:49, Wednesday 31 January 2024

Sent to Bromley Council less than a minute later. FixMyStreet ref: 5515126.

Tree branches are very long and dangerous, some broke off in the high winds. They are currently too long and wild, needs attending. Tree is just outside number 270

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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: fixservices

    State changed to: In progress

    Posted by Bromley Council at 12:50, Wednesday 31 January 2024

  • This tree was inspected in December and works are in hand for removing a few of the lower branches. Please note that in line with our tree management strategy The Council will not prune trees in relation to the following: • Branches overhanging properties • Where a tree is thought be overly large • Interference with satellite, TV or other media reception • Branches and/or limbs in physical contact with telephone wires • Excessive leaf fall • Fruit fall • Shedding of small twigs • Problems associated with pollen • Excreta caused by insects or birds • Obstruction of view • Lack of light

    Posted by Bromley Council at 09:09, Thursday 1 February 2024

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

    Posted by Bromley Council at 09:10, Thursday 1 February 2024

  • Still open, via questionnaire, 13:13, Wednesday 28 February 2024

  • Still open, via questionnaire, 13:36, Wednesday 27 March 2024

  • Appropriate action has been taken to resolve the issue.

    State changed to: Fixed

    Posted by Bromley Council at 14:43, Friday 12 April 2024

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