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Willow tree overgrown

Reported in the Restricted Visibility / Overgrown / Overhanging category anonymously at 11:25, Fri 28 February 2020

Sent to Northamptonshire Highways 6 minutes later. ref: 2027906.

States willow tree has overgrown and is hanging over the telephone wires, states blocking sunlight. customer feels its in the wrong place

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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 Highways at 11:31, Fri 28 February 2020

  • Thank you for your enquiry a works order is already raised to cut back all the overhanging trees on Main Street and will be completed by the end of March

    State changed to: Action scheduled

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 13:59, Wed 11 March 2020

  • Crowsons Funerals in Barnwell have previously reported this as their phone and internet line is affected with the overgrown branches touching the network lines. this is still a problem that needs dealing with urgently according to the customer. Funeral calls are important and people are working from home and need this sorted out.

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 13:19, Mon 12 October 2020

  • This report is under further investigation.

    State changed to: Under further investigation

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 13:19, Mon 12 October 2020

  • Thank you for your enquiry a works order is already raised to cut back all the overhanging trees on Main Street and will be completed within the next 3 weeks

    State changed to: In progress

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 10:10, Wed 14 October 2020

  • We were told that this would be addressed within 3 weeks of the 14/10/20 and on 6th November nothing has been done.

    Posted anonymously at 15:56, Fri 6 November 2020

  • This report is under further investigation.

    State changed to: Under further investigation

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 15:57, Fri 6 November 2020

  • Thank you for your enquiry a works order is already raised to cut back all the overhanging trees on Main Street and will be completed within the next 3 weeks. The Contractors have planned these works to be completed by the end of November

    State changed to: In progress

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 08:49, Tue 10 November 2020

  • The willow tree needs to be removed, not just cut back, because the branches are damaging the telephone cables. BT have said that it should be removed as the branches are stretching the cables.

    Posted anonymously at 14:16, Tue 10 November 2020

  • This report is under further investigation.

    State changed to: Under further investigation

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 14:16, Tue 10 November 2020

  • State changed to: In progress

    Updated by Northamptonshire Highways at 10:31, Wed 11 November 2020

  • The tree has still not been removed and continues to cause problems with our WiFi and of the undertakers next door. Please can you confirm when the tree will be removed because we have been promised action for months.

    Posted anonymously at 19:45, Friday 1 January 2021

  • This report is under further investigation.

    State changed to: Under further investigation

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 19:45, Friday 1 January 2021

  • Thank you for your enquiry a works order is already raised to cut back all the overhanging trees on Main Street and will be completed within the next 3 weeks. The Contractors have planned these works to be completed by the end of November. All safety works have been completed, The branches overgrowing the telephone lines is the responsibility of BT

    State changed to: In progress

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 12:05, Thursday 7 January 2021

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