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As of right now there is not a problem with their trees. The REAL problem though is that these trees have not reached full maturity. They will continue to grow and ALREADY encroach our property. We have such a small space for our 2,000 square foot septic field as it is. There is no wiggle room for us at all. Do you suggest we get in writing from both a septic repairman and a tree expert as to when they will become an issue?
How can I legally cut down my neighbor's pine trees? At the very best, XXXXX XXXXX own one of them due to trunk encroachment. The others are only branch encroachments of 3 to 4 feet.
However, Michigan law does protect our neighbor's trees if we were to cause it irreparable damage or death due to trimming or digging out roots. Because of this, I wonder if we would have to sue in order to get permission to cause irreparable damage to the tree in order to protect our septic field.
**chuckle** $20,000 drain field.
Thank you for your time!
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