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Footpath overgrown/too narrow and uneven. A major safety hazard

Reported in the Obstruction (Not Vegetation) category anonymously at 23:40, Fri 23 August 2019

Sent to Northamptonshire Highways 5 minutes later. ref: 1742776.

The footpath from the A508 down Rookery Lane is a major safety hazard. It is very narrow and uneven. It is almost impossible to push a pushchair down the path without going on the road and very easy to trip/ turn an ankle. There is also no street lighting so when walking at night into Stoke Bruerne from the A508 you are forced to walk on the road due to the uneven surface of the footpath.

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  • Thank you for reporting a fault on the highway. We will use the information you have provided to assess and prioritise this fault in accordance with our published response times for fault reports.

    State changed to: Investigating

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 23:45, Fri 23 August 2019

  • These hedges are privately owned. The landowner will be contacted and asked to undertake any necessary hedge cutting. Thank you for your enquiry.

    State changed to: Action scheduled

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 08:26, Thu 29 August 2019

  • As part of a system review we have noted that this report has remained open and we have now closed the report to future updates. If for any reason you believe that the report should not have been closed please raise a new report. Please provide the old reference number and an explanation as to why you believe the report should not have been closed so we can investigate this further.

    State changed to: Closed

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 15:45, Wednesday 30 March 2022

This report is now closed to updates. You can make a new report in the same location.