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Dangerously overgrown tree branch

Reported via Android in the Trees category by Duncan Wright at 08:12, Friday 20 September 2019

Sent to Oxfordshire County Council 3 minutes later

Overhanging tree branch which appears unstable at the rear of 8 Arundel Close which is encroaching my garden. It would be dangerous if it was to fall. The tree is also growing across the public right of way making it dark and shady on the footpath.

Council ref: ENQ19843001

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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 08:15, Friday 20 September 2019

  • We have visited site and assessed the trees in their location. The overhanging trees present are on land not deemed to be part of the publicly maintained highway by OCC in our capacity as local highway authority. The trees are on land that is likely to be maintainable by the District or Town Council and not by the County Council. They can be contacted at: 01993 861 000

    Many thanks for your enquiry

    State changed to: Investigation complete

    Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 14:10, Monday 23 September 2019

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