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Overgrown tree

Reported in the Restricted Visibility / Overgrown / Overhanging category anonymously at 19:32, Sun 7 April 2019 ; (there is no pin shown as the user did not use the map)

Sent to Northamptonshire Highways 12 minutes later. ref: 1596784.

Lime tree is overgrown and too large, it has been allowed to grow too high over the last few years and is causing problems to the pavement and the front of the house. It needs to be removed or replaced with something smaller.

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  • Thank you for reporting a fault on the highway. We will use the information you have provided to assess and prioritise this fault in accordance with our published response times for fault reports.

    State changed to: Investigating

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 12:25, Wed 10 April 2019

  • The tree is outside number 63 the crescent, the size of the tree risks damaging the house due to its close proximity. It needs removing.

    Posted anonymously at 20:14, Mon 22 April 2019

  • Street Trees within Kettering borough are owned by NCC but maintained by KBC we are aware that some of these trees are posing issues as they mature however there are currently no plans for removal.

    State changed to: No further action

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 16:12, Mon 16 September 2019

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