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1-3 Lyncombe Hill - overgrown vegetation

Reported via desktop in the Trees and woodland category anonymously at 15:45, Tuesday 9 February 2021

Sent to Bath and North East Somerset Council less than a minute later. Council ref: 2536237.

Resident from # 1 Lyncombe Hill reports the BANES maintained tree adjacent to their garden is now very overgrown with leaves and branches overhanging their gutter.

In addition. request that a significant amount is taken off from the top as a preventative measure to keep squirrles away from nesting in their roofs as has happended in previous years.

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  • We've passed this report to another team in the council. They will carry out any further work needed. Sometimes it can take a little longer as a result.

    We'll update this report once we've decide what action to take.

    Category changed from ‘Obstructive vegetation’ to ‘Trees and woodland’

    Posted by Bath and North East Somerset Council at 16:39, Tuesday 9 February 2021

  • We've looked into this report and are investigating the issue. We will update this report once we decide what action to take.

    State changed to: Investigating

    Posted by Bath and North East Somerset Council at 09:33, Wednesday 10 February 2021

  • The tree was routinely inspected in October 2020 and works identified to prune back the canopy from the adjacent property which is included in the routine programme of works.

    State changed to: Action scheduled

    Posted by Bath and North East Somerset Council at 12:28, Thursday 11 February 2021

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