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Lots of missing trees and poorly maintained after planting

Reported via mobile in the Damage - general (Trees) category anonymously at 16:14, Monday 26 October 2020

Sent to TfL less than a minute later. TfL ref: FMS2358211.

Great west Rd Full stretch A4 - lots of damaged , missing and leaning trees . Very poor care of trees after planting them . Some tree doesn’t have stem protection band at root level to protect damage from grass trimmer during grass trimming around main trunk at low level . There is no aftercare post planting of trees . All tree pits soil should be good up-to 2 meters of depth free from any debris .

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  • Thank you for your report. This will now be investigated by our team and we will update on progress within 10 days. If the issue you have reported is an emergency we will aim to update you on progress within 24 hours

    State changed to: In progress

    Posted by TfL at 10:05, Tuesday 27 October 2020

  • Planting and maintenance of trees is a contractual requirement from our contractors. Any trees that is deemed dangerous is removed from the TLRN and replace at some stage. Thank you for taking the time to report this to us. Should you need anything else or have any questions please contact customer services on 0343 222 1234

    State changed to: No further action

    Posted by TfL at 16:42, Wednesday 11 November 2020

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