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Grossly overgrown shrubs impeding doorway to one person only passage. Several adjacent places.

Reported via mobile in the Restricted Visibility / Overgrown / Overhanging category anonymously at 17:21, Saturday 6 February 2021

Sent to Northamptonshire Highways less than a minute later. ref: 2529838.

Shrubs have overgrown since owner moved out and property has been rented in last year or two. Also unrelated dead Rowan tree in verge opposite rather unsightly, and broken branches cause nuisance.

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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 17:22, Saturday 6 February 2021

  • Thank you for your enquiry. A letter has been sent to the relevant homeowner requesting that the overhanging vegetation is cut back. A revisit will be carried 14 days after the receipt of the letter. Please note that the tree in the verge is maintained by Northampton Borough Council on behalf of NCC. They can be contacted through

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 14:42, Monday 8 February 2021

  • Passed to Regulation Team for further enforcement. Letter to householder to be sent week commencing 15/03 and final inspection to be carried out week commencing 05/04

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 19:09, Monday 8 March 2021

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