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Tree needs pruning

Reported via desktop in the Public Trees category anonymously at 19:01, Thursday 23 September 2021

Sent to Bromley Council less than a minute later

Travelling on Southborough Lane ,Bromley approaching the school on the right and Petts Wood the destination.On the left pavement is a tree the branches and foliage are obstructing the 20m.p.h.sign which illuminates at designated times .

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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 19:02, Thursday 23 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:

    State changed to: third party responsibility

    Posted by Bromley Council at 14:57, Monday 4 October 2021

  • To help us action and resolve this issue please could further information be provided as comments to this report. For example information such as a house number or street light column number can greatly help us to correctly identify the location while further details such as the nature and scale of an issue (especially dumped rubbish) assists us co-ordinating an appropriate response.

    State changed to: No further action

    Posted by Bromley Council at 16:08, Monday 4 October 2021

  • The offending tree is in the earth border adjoining the kerb line .A pathway beyond adjoins the boundary of houses farthest from the road .

    Posted anonymously at 13:51, Thursday 7 October 2021

  • The report description refers to Southborough Lane but the map has been marked in Chislehurst. Please can a new report be raised using the map marker and description to indicate exactly where the reported issue is located. Unfortunately it is not clear from the information provided thus far.

    Posted by Bromley Council at 14:08, Thursday 7 October 2021

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