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The whole of Brackley has weeds in the gutters, some are so tall they are now flowering.

Reported in the Weeds category anonymously at 12:43, Friday 24 July 2020

Sent to Northamptonshire County Council less than a minute later. ref: 2214858.

The whole of Brackley has street gutters overflowing with weeds. Many are now so tall and developed they have flowers, including a buddleia, snapdragons and others. Whilst I realise lockdown has caused a delay in any remedial works, these weeds will shortly be blocking the drains. The town looks neglected apart from a few areas where some of the residents have removed the weeds themselves.

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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 12:44, Friday 24 July 2020

  • This buddleia is growing in Balmoral Drive, Brackley. Another example of the highway not being maintained.

    Posted anonymously at 20:23, Sunday 26 July 2020

  • This report is under further investigation.

    State changed to: Under further investigation

    Posted by Northamptonshire County Council at 20:23, Sunday 26 July 2020

  • thank you for your enquiry the weed killing contract is under way and will be completed asap weather allowing

    State changed to: Action scheduled

    Posted by Northamptonshire County Council at 12:48, Monday 27 July 2020

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