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Bushes on property are massively overgrown and now cover the foot path and have reached the grass

Reported in the Obstruction (Not Vegetation) category anonymously at 11:38, Mon 13 July 2020

Sent to Northamptonshire Highways less than a minute later. ref: 2197817.

These bushes have been over grown for sometime now even before lock down was even a thing. You can see on the grass where people have been forced to walk over the grass as the path has been covered.

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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 11:39, Mon 13 July 2020

  • So has now cut out pathway to entrance of house but not cut anything else so bush is still growing over the path way

    Posted anonymously at 09:49, Wed 5 August 2020

  • This report is under further investigation.

    State changed to: Under further investigation

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 09:50, Wed 5 August 2020

  • 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 13:11, Wed 5 August 2020

  • Thank you for your enquiry a letter has been sent to the resident requesting the vegetation be cut back from the footpath

    State changed to: Action scheduled

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 08:27, Thu 10 September 2020

  • So nearly a month on and this still has not been cut. You can’t use the path at all and with the rain all the grass is wet and muddy. You have to either walk in the road past this bush or cross the road!

    Posted anonymously at 08:16, Tue 6 October 2020

  • This report is under further investigation.

    State changed to: Under further investigation

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 08:17, Tue 6 October 2020

  • Thank you for your enquiry a letter has been sent to the resident requesting the vegetation be cut back from the footpath. A further inspection has been completed and Highways will cut back the hedges from the footpath 16/10/20

    State changed to: In progress

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 14:23, Thu 15 October 2020

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