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Tree falling on house or highway from verge

Reported via desktop in the Grass and Hedges category anonymously at 16:11, Tue 20 October 2020

Sent to Oxfordshire County Council less than a minute later

Tall Ash Tree with confirmed Ash Die Back disease on sloping verge of B480 opposite an inhabited dwelling, my home. Please can Oxfordshire County Council provide the tree`s inspection record as their duty of care. An inspection is requested.

Council ref: ENQ20878868

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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 16:11, Tue 20 October 2020

  • The overhanging trees are on land not deemed to be part of the publicly maintained highway by Oxfordshire County Council in our capacity as local highway authority. You are advised to contact Land Registry to determine who is responsible for the land on which the trees are growing and therefore, have the responsibility for the trees. Thank you for your enquiry.

    State changed to: Investigation complete

    Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 09:23, Mon 21 December 2020

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