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Overgrown bushes impacting on size of path, unable to maintain social distances.

Reported via mobile in the Restricted Visibility / Overgrown / Overhanging category anonymously at 09:55, Wed 25 November 2020

Sent to Northamptonshire County Council less than a minute later. ref: 2404404.

Overgrown bushes impacting on size of path, unable to maintain social distances. Starting to get extremely high need cutting out.

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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 09:55, Wed 25 November 2020

  • In the ally way next to 39.

    Bushes are as high as the guttering.

    They are overhanging conservatories in peoples private properties.

    Unable to obtain social distancing in the ally way because if the vegetation.

    Needs to all be cut out.

    Posted anonymously at 10:07, Wed 25 November 2020

  • Thank you for your enquiry. Your concern is currently being investigated and your enquiry will be updated in due course.

    Posted by Northamptonshire County Council at 12:04, Fri 4 December 2020

  • Thank you for your enquiry. We are currently prioritising vegetation works which represent safety concerns. Householders are within their rights to cut back any vegetation that overhangs the property. Site inspection has been undertaken, no obstructions of the path were found. With regard to social distancing it is up to the users of the highway to ensure that they conform with Government guidelines and keep themselves safe. We are unable to take any action at this time.

    State changed to: Closed

    Posted by Northamptonshire County Council at 10:05, Fri 18 December 2020

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