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Dead branches of tree overhanging public footpath

Reported via desktop in the Dying or diseased tree category anonymously at 13:24, Wednesday 16 June 2021

Sent to Lincolnshire County Council less than a minute later. Council ref: 398856.

Dead branches are overhanging the public footpath and are considered a danger to footway users/cyclists. Previously reported under 4160897. This is not an encroachment but a tree on a public highway and as such requires dealing with by the County Council Highways Department.

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  • Thank you for your report. We will investigate and make an update to this report within 14 days.

    Posted by Lincolnshire County Council at 13:24, Wednesday 16 June 2021

  • State changed to: Investigating

    Updated by Lincolnshire County Council at 10:17, Wednesday 7 July 2021

  • After completing a land registry search we have learnt that this is a privately owned tree, at this time it does not pose a safety issue. Thank you for reporting this matter.

    State changed to: not the council's responsibility

    Posted by Lincolnshire County Council at 14:09, Wednesday 14 July 2021

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