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The trees in central reservation are all dead from lack of proper watering schedule

Reported via mobile in the Fallen tree across road or pavement category anonymously at 12:13, Tuesday 6 April 2021

Sent to Bath and North East Somerset Council less than a minute later. Council ref: 2655399.

These poor trees are all dead. Had hoped for some meagre sign of growth , but no, they are dead! As mature trees when planted, they must have cost hundreds, if not thousands of £££ all together in an attempt to make the London Road a green & pleasant land! Now that the emission zone is in place, can they be replaced?? I don’t think they were ever watered or cared-for.

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  • Updating in the hope of seeing some explanation for this neglect.

    Posted anonymously at 09:19, Wednesday 7 April 2021

  • Updating as interested to know the response, thanks all.

    Posted anonymously at 15:24, Wednesday 7 April 2021

  • First week of May - some trees showing slight sign of life - one, second from eastern end is dead; others may follow if they are not watered!!!!

    Posted anonymously at 14:00, Tuesday 4 May 2021
    Still open, via questionnaire

  • 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 09:13, Wednesday 5 May 2021

  • Trees are included in watering schedule when ground conditions are dry. There may be other factors causing the stress in the trees.

    State changed to: Action scheduled

    Posted by Bath and North East Somerset Council at 16:42, Tuesday 18 May 2021

  • We have resolved this issue. If this issue reoccurs please log a new report.

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    State changed to: Fixed

    Posted by Bath and North East Somerset Council at 16:43, Tuesday 18 May 2021

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