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Overgrown and overhanging tree

Reported via desktop in the Public Trees category anonymously at 10:29, Tue 17 August 2021

Sent to Bromley Council less than a minute later

The tree outside no. 6 Worbeck Road is massive. It overhangs the pavement and my property taking light from my house. It causes damage to my car with the sap and is clearly causing some damage to the property. Please can this be pruned or pollarded as soon as possible. The tree has not been pruned for the last 5 years so please can this be done

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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 10:30, Tue 17 August 2021

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

    Posted by Bromley Council at 14:41, Tue 24 August 2021

  • This is an ongoing issue and the tree itself makes up the drain with falling leaves etc. I regularly have to sweep the debris clear from the drain to avoid it overflowing and ultimately flooding my property

    Posted anonymously at 12:03, Tue 14 September 2021
    Still open, via questionnaire

  • Still open, via questionnaire, 13:19, Tue 12 October 2021

  • Still no change

    Posted anonymously at 13:54, Tue 9 November 2021
    Still open, via questionnaire

  • We apologise for the delay and will have one of our crews schedule these works in to be completed by 10/12

    Posted by Bromley Council at 11:41, Thu 2 December 2021

  • Still open, via questionnaire, 16:46, Tue 7 December 2021

  • Despite stating that this would be looked at and dealt with by the 10th December, nothing has yet been done. Please can this be dealt with. It continues to block the drain from the remains of the leaves and is massive. This is impacting my property, the entrance to my driveway and the driveway itself.

    Posted anonymously at 09:06, Friday 14 January 2022

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