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Laurel hedge restricting access onto path. Pedestrians have to walk across grass to regain access onto pathway.

Reported in the Restricted Visibility / Overgrown / Overhanging category anonymously at 18:04, Wednesday 15 January 2020

Sent to Northamptonshire County Council 1 minute later. ref: 1940363.

Laurel hedge is high outside 29 Tyrrell Way and no attempt has been made to cut it back. It is now taking up the corner of the pathway. Also obstructing view around the corner for bicycles and pedestrians.

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  • Thank you for reporting a fault. 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 County Council at 18:06, Wednesday 15 January 2020

  • Thank you for cutting back the hedge. It makes such a difference now. At last pedestrians can access the pathway without stepping into the road or across the grass verge.

    Posted anonymously at 17:38, Saturday 1 February 2020

  • Thank you for the update. This was reported to Towcester Town Council who have arranged for the hedge to be cut

    State changed to: not the council's responsibility

    Posted by Northamptonshire County Council at 16:39, Wednesday 5 February 2020

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