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West Lothian Council as planning authority under and in exercise of powers conferred under the Town and Country Planning (Scotland) Act 1997 made a Tree Preservation Order (TPO) on 4 February 2020 in respect of trees located at the Livingston Inn, Main Street, Livingston Village.
TPO (No.1) 2020 (Livingston Inn, Main Street, Livingston Village) took effect on 4 February 2020. From this date onwards any proposed works to limb, prune, damage or fell any trees therein will require a Tree Works application to be made through the council's planning portal at: https://www.westlothian.gov.uk/tree-works
The TPO document includes a location plan (page 12) which identifies the area to which this new TPO applies. The legal order cites the protected trees and identifies a range of legal constraints which relate to them including prohibited acts, exemptions, and, directions as to replanting.
The Order may be inspected at the West Lothian Civic Centre, Howden South Road, Livingston, EH54 6FF by any person, free of charge, between 9.00am and 4.30pm, Monday to Friday until Tuesday 31 March 2020.
Objections and representations to the Order may be made to the Chief Solicitor, West Lothian Council, West Lothian Civic Centre, Howden South Road, Livingston, EH54 6FF no later than 4.30pm on Tuesday 31 March 2020 and must be made in writing, stating the grounds on which they are made.