Trees removed (FOI-3853)
Dear ***** *****,
Thank you for your request of 4th August.
Please could you inform me how many trees within your Borough/City/Council area have been removed/chopped down in the past five years?
Please see figures below
2014 - 2015 - 43
2015 - 2016 - 229
2016 - 2017 - 585
2017 - 2018 - 587
2018 - 2019 - 315
2019 - JULY - 147
Please note: No trees removed had tree preservation orders on them, no trees removed were of historical significance. Trees being removed were either dead, dangerous or diseased and posed a health and safety issue.
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