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New growth on pollarded trees obstructing highway

Reported in the Restricted Visibility / Overgrown / Overhanging category anonymously at 06:38, Thu 4 June 2020

Sent to Northamptonshire Highways less than a minute later. ref: 2141480.

Pollarded trees throughout the Western half of Dunkirk Avenue have prolific new growth from ground level upwards which is obstructing the highway on both sides. Hazards: Oncoming traffic all pushed into centre of road. Cyclists forced into path of vehicles. Risk of damage to vehicles.

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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 06:38, Thu 4 June 2020

  • Ticket has been issued for the low growth to be removed from lime trees

    State changed to: Action scheduled

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 14:41, Fri 5 June 2020

  • After today's rain you cannot walk under the trees as they are too low so having to walk in the road..This is a accident waiting to happen so something needs doing asap

    Posted anonymously at 21:29, Wed 17 June 2020

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