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Split tree

Reported in the Restricted Visibility / Overgrown / Overhanging category anonymously at 17:00, Tuesday 23 June 2020

Sent to Northamptonshire County Council less than a minute later. ref: 2169509.

There is a very large ash tree located in the highway verge which has suddenly developed a deep split - you can see daylight through it. If the tree fell it would complexly block the road and if any road user was passing, they could be seriously injured or killed. Please arrange for someone to inspect ASAP

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  • Thank you for reporting a fault. 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 County Council at 16:37, Wednesday 24 June 2020

  • Thank you for your enquiry. Site visit has been undertaken. The tree is privately owned. The landowner will be contacted and requested to undertake necessary tree works within one month. Re-visit will be undertaken in one month to ensure any recommended tree works have been undertaken.

    Posted by Northamptonshire County Council at 11:21, Tuesday 30 June 2020

  • Company has been emailed a letter today expresely asking them to remove the tree 14.9.20Thank you for your enquiry. Site visit has been undertaken. The tree is privately owned. The landowner will be contacted and requested to undertake necessary tree works within one month. Re-visit will be undertaken in one month to ensure any recommended tree works have been undertaken.

    Posted by Northamptonshire County Council at 11:45, Monday 14 September 2020

  • Site inspection 6.10.20 no works have been completed. Move to Stage 2 enforcement. Company has been emailed a letter today expresely asking them to remove the tree 14.9.20Thank you for your enquiry. Site visit has been undertaken. The tree is privately owned. The landowner will be contacted and requested to undertake necessary tree works within one month. Re-visit will be undertaken in one month to ensure any recommended tree works have been undertaken.

    Posted by Northamptonshire County Council at 13:22, Tuesday 6 October 2020

  • After lengthy discussions with Bellway they have provided detail that the trees are not in their ownership but transferred to the householder when sold. Site inspection 6.10.20 no works have been completed. Move to Stage 2 enforcement. Company has been emailed a letter today expresely asking them to remove the tree 14.9.20Thank you for your enquiry. Site visit has been undertaken. The tree is privately owned. The landowner will be contacted and requested to undertake necessary tree works within one month. Re-visit will be undertaken in one month to ensure any recommended tree works have been undertaken.

    State changed to: Closed

    Posted by Northamptonshire County Council at 10:06, Wednesday

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