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Corner of Lindisfarne Drive and Glastonbury Drive adjacent to 15 Glastonbury Drive

Reported via mobile in the Hedge/Tree Maintenance category anonymously at 13:56, Sunday 24 July 2022

Sent to Cheshire East Council less than a minute later. Council ref: 3702105.

There is tree (possibly a type of lime tree) in the grass verge that is council owned and is causing an issue. It has grown considerably over the last ten years and has large branches regularly encroaching over the road and pavement. Branches get hit by vans and lorries often and last week a motorist nearly collided with a huge low lying branch and fearing someone would have an accident has pulled a large section out of the way. This needs removing. In addition, as homeowners adjacent to the tree we often have to lop off low lying branches over hanging the pavement as the council has not maintained the tree. It is also encroaching on our property and we think the tree should be pollarded to control its size so it doesn't pose a risk at the busiest junction on our estate. Thank you.

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    Posted by Cheshire East Council at 13:57, Sunday 24 July 2022

  • State changed to: In progress

    Updated by Cheshire East Council at 14:54, Tuesday 2 August 2022

  • We have assessed your report and have arranged to carry out work as soon as possible.

    State changed to: Action scheduled

    Posted by Cheshire East Council at 11:57, Wednesday 10 August 2022

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