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Tree roots have broken through the footpath tarmac causing resident to trip. Tree overgrowth around bottom of tree

Reported via desktop in the Restricted Visibility / Overgrown / Overhanging category anonymously at 12:20, Saturday 6 February 2021

Sent to Northamptonshire Highways less than a minute later. ref: 2529170.

Large Lime tree roots have broken up the footpath tarmac causing pedestrian danger - an elderly resident has already tripped. There is a lot of overgrowth around the base of the tree. The tree needs urgent attention.

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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 12:20, Saturday 6 February 2021

  • State changed to: In progress

    Updated by Northamptonshire Highways at 08:13, Tuesday 9 February 2021

  • Thank you for your enquiry. A works order has been raised and will be completed within 28 days to repair the footway and clear small branches from base of tree.

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 08:13, Tuesday 9 February 2021

  • This report has been assessed and a job for repair has been raised.

    State changed to: Action scheduled

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 08:14, Tuesday 9 February 2021

  • Thank you for reporting a fault on the highway, the highways team have now resolved the issue.

    State changed to: Fixed

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 11:20, Sunday 28 February 2021

  • State changed to: Closed

    Updated by Northamptonshire Highways at 20:53, Tuesday 23 March 2021

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