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Overgrown hedge

Reported via mobile in the Restricted Visibility / Overgrown / Overhanging category by Keith Willmer at 10:01, Thursday 25 March 2021

Sent to Northamptonshire Highways less than a minute later. ref: 2632498.

63 higham Rd, rushden.

Hedge is overgrown and hangs over the property boundary by 1meter into public foot path, this stops social distancing, and is dangerous to someone with impeared vision, this has been reported on at least two occasions over the past 6 months but nothing happens !

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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 10:01, Thursday 25 March 2021

  • Thank you for your enquiry a letter has already been sent to the resident requesting the hedge be cut back from the footpath a further inspection will be carried out in 28 days

    State changed to: In progress

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 10:20, Thursday 25 March 2021

  • Still open, via questionnaire, 14:07, Thursday 22 April 2021

  • The hedge has grown another 15cm so it is even worse.

    Posted by Keith Willmer at 15:49, Thursday 20 May 2021
    Still open, via questionnaire

  • This report is under further investigation.

    State changed to: Under further investigation

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 15:50, Thursday 20 May 2021

  • 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 12:23, Tuesday 15 June 2021

  • Our team have undertaken a follow-up inspection of this site and can confirm that the third party vegetation has been cleared back from the public highway.

    State changed to: Closed

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 16:29, Monday 28 June 2021

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