Marrickville Council has given notification that they intend to remove a Tallow-wood (Eucalyptus microcorys) from Peter Cotter Reserve, corner Ross Street & Salisbury Road Camperdown.
They give the following reasons for removal –
- “Major branch failure resulting in the loss of approximately one quarter of the canopy.
- The tree has a history of branch failure, including three branches within the last 12 months.
- The tree poses an unacceptable level of risk to the public & property.”
Council says they will replace this tree as part of park upgrade scheduled for 2015-16 financial year.
The deadline for submissions is Monday 5th January 2015.