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Overhanging Trees.

Reported in the Trees category anonymously at 19:25, Saturday 20 June 2020

Sent to Oxfordshire County Council less than a minute later

Ermont Way Banbury. Northbound between Overthorpe rd and Middleton rd. Trees in verge next to footpath. Overhanging into garden of 55 Waltham Gardens OX16 4FB.

Council ref: ENQ20868338

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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 19:26, Saturday 20 June 2020

  • Thank you for your enquiry, we have visited site and inspected the trees & vegetation as described in the enquiry. The vegetation present appears growing beyond the area that OCC maintains and is therefore deemed to be an adjacent boundary feature. OCC, as the local highway authority, maintain the HMPE (highway maintainable at public expense) from boundary feature to boundary feature. As such the vegetation present is maintainable by the adjacent property/land owner, and not the county council, to maintain as they wish. Should you require a more detail on this matter, please contact our highway records team at:

    Many thanks for your Enquiry

    State changed to: Investigation complete

    Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 09:27, Friday 26 June 2020

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