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Overgrown trees / hedges - underpass tunnel poorly lit

Reported via desktop in the Restricted Visibility / Overgrown / Overhanging category anonymously at 14:19, Thursday 25 February 2021

Sent to Northamptonshire Highways less than a minute later. ref: 2571852.

Walkway from underpass is overgrown , the underpass walk tunnel is also very poorly lit. local residents do not feel safe walking along this pathway and through the underpass walk tunnel. general level of rubbish in this area is appalling

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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 14:19, Thursday 25 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 out 14 days after the receipt of the letter. Please note that litter is the responsibility of Northampton Borough Council. They can be contacted through streetcare@northampton.gov.uk

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 14:10, Friday 26 February 2021

  • Passed to Regulation Team for further enforcement. Letter to householder to be sent week commencing 29/03 and final inspection to be carried out week commencing 12/04

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 09:45, Friday 26 March 2021

  • 27/04 Another letter has been sent to cut back the vegetation. A further site visit will be carried out week commencing 17/05

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 21:24, Tuesday 27 April 2021

  • 02/07 Trees are cut back at the correct height

    State changed to: No further action

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 12:35, Friday 2 July 2021

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