Q: Powere company came to trim trees, took half my tree, and left. Is there anything I can do about it? Vandalism charges?
They are offering to take the tree but not grind the stump out, is there an obligation to actually fix the issue
A: A Wisconsin attorney could advise best, but your question remains open for two weeks. Electric utilities nationwide have broad authority when it comes to protecting and maintaining their transmission infrastructure, including removing trees and other hazards that could ice, bring down cables, and interrupt power. It's not vandalism. It sounds like it was done in the interest of safeguarding power supply to the public. Good luck
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