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Trees growing on public land are growing over the fence and blocking out sunlight.

Reported via desktop in the Public Trees category anonymously at 18:02, Wednesday 15 September 2021 using FixMyStreet Pro

Sent to Bromley Council less than a minute later

There are trees growing next to the fence where we live that are overhanging the garden and blocking out sunlight. This is making the kitchen dark - the light needs to be switched on during the day.

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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 18:02, Wednesday 15 September 2021

  • Hope the image is self-.explanatory

    State changed to: Open

    Posted anonymously at 18:05, Wednesday 15 September 2021

  • Bromley Council are not responsible for maintaining private trees. Further information on your rights and options for dealing with overhanging trees from neighbouring private land can be found at the Citizen's Advice website: http://www.adviceguide.org.uk

    State changed to: third party responsibility

    Posted by Bromley Council at 15:11, Wednesday 22 September 2021

  • 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 15:37, Wednesday 22 September 2021

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

    Posted by Bromley Council at 13:54, Monday 4 October 2021

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