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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, Wed 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, Wed 15 September 2021

  • Hope the image is self-.explanatory

    State changed to: Open

    Posted anonymously at 18:05, Wed 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, Wed 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, Wed 22 September 2021

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

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

  • Apologises for the delay in these works being carried out, we are currently trying to schedule a team in to complete these. Thank you for your patience.

    Posted by Bromley Council at 14:42, Thu 23 December 2021

  • These works have been added to our priority list to be completed asap. Thank you for your patience while we work to resolve this issue

    Posted by Bromley Council at 16:30, Friday 28 January 2022

  • These works have been added to our priority list to be completed asap. Please note the number of emergency callouts raised as result of damage caused by recent storms (Eunice & Franklin) may delay completion. Thank you for your patience while we work to resolve this issue.

    Posted by Bromley Council at 13:30, Friday 11 March 2022

  • Thank you for your continued patience whilst we work to resolve your issue.

    Posted by Bromley Council at 14:29, Thursday 14 April 2022

  • My apologies that you enquiry has an unresolved status. The works are in hand to be completed as a priority. Thank you for your continued patience whilst we work to resolve your enquiry.

    Posted by Bromley Council at 12:53, Wednesday 11 May 2022

  • The works are in hand to be completed as a priority, thank you for your patience.

    Posted by Bromley Council at 14:59, Wednesday 25 May 2022

  • Thank you for your patience whilst we work to resolve your issue.

    Posted by Bromley Council at 08:52, Monday 20 June 2022

  • Thank you for your continued patience whilst we work to resolve your issue, the works are in hand to be completed by the contractor as a priority.

    Posted by Bromley Council at 11:00, Friday 8 July 2022

  • Appropriate action has been taken to resolve the issue.

    State changed to: Fixed

    Posted by Bromley Council at 08:33, Friday 15 July 2022

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