Decision details

Tree replanting programme following Ash Dieback Disease in Exeter

Decision Maker: Executive, Council

Decision status: For Determination

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


Report regarding additional inspections and works needed to ensure diseased trees do not pose an increased risk to people and property. To deal with those Ash trees that are about to cause increased risk on Council land.




RECOMMENDED that Council approve the capital budget presented in the report, to allow the Tree Management Team to begin the replanting of new trees in place of diseased Ash trees following the Ash Die Back emergency and for additional Ash tree works in accordance with the recommended actions by the Exeter City Council Service Manager Public and Green Spaces, in order to maintain tree canopy cover.


Reason for Decision: As set out in the report.




Report author: Louise Harvey

Publication date: 13/01/2021

Date of decision: 12/01/2021

Decided at meeting: 12/01/2021 - Executive

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