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Issue with tree roots invading our garden from those planted on Buckingham Road

Reported in the Trees category anonymously at 18:16, Wednesday 14 August 2019

Sent to Oxfordshire County Council 4 minutes later

We live on Hornbeam Road and are having problems with the tree roots from the trees on the Buckingham Road outside of our boundary fence. They have come up on top of our lawn and my husband had to cut them out of the lawn, they'd also started to go under our patio. We are now seriously concerned about what they are doing below the surface. I believe that the house two doors down from us had a similar issue a couple of years ago which resulted in trees backing on to their property being thinned out. I thought I had reported this a couple of weeks ago but I've had no response.

Council ref: ENQ19840524

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  • Thank you for your enquiry. This issue has been passed onto the relevant team for investigation.

    State changed to: Investigating

    Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 18:20, Wednesday 14 August 2019

  • Thank you for your report. We have assessed it and found that it does not currently meet the criteria for intervention, so will not be fixing at this time.

    State changed to: Investigation complete

    Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 09:58, Monday 19 August 2019

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