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Overgrown vegetation

Reported via desktop in the Restricted Visibility / Overgrown / Overhanging category anonymously at 11:50, Monday 7 June 2021

Sent to Northamptonshire Highways less than a minute later. ref: 2773919.

Overgrown vegetation restricting view at 28 Millbank. this is causing issues as ambulance regularly attends elderly neighbor and struggles with visibility.

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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 11:50, Monday 7 June 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.

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 11:54, Tuesday 8 June 2021

  • The vegetation from 28 millbank is still an issue and nothing appears to have been done, blocking the road and the house opposite s hedge is now blocking the pathway meaning we have to walk on the road making it very dangerous for pedestrians.

    Posted anonymously at 12:14, Thursday 1 July 2021

  • This report is under further investigation.

    State changed to: Under further investigation

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 12:15, Thursday 1 July 2021

  • These issues have not been dealt with and I have to walk my elderly mother in a wheelchair on the road which is very dangerous as the pathway either side of the road Millbank is now overgrown with hedges and vegetation

    State changed to: Investigating

    Posted anonymously at 18:05, Thursday 8 July 2021

  • 13/07 Passed to Regulation Team for further enforcement. Letter sent to householder and final inspection to be carried out week commencing 02/08

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 12:53, Tuesday 13 July 2021

  • I see that less than half the hedge has been trimmed with the thorny cuttings left strewn over the edge of the road. This creates a problem with possible car tyre punctures. The worst overgrown section is still overhanging the road.

    Posted anonymously at 14:40, Thursday 12 August 2021

  • This report is under further investigation.

    State changed to: Under further investigation

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 14:40, Thursday 12 August 2021

  • Further complaints have been received regarding this address and the vegetation over growing the road way , causing danger issues with access and safety. 28 Millbank.

    State changed to: Investigating

    Posted anonymously at 12:45, Tuesday 31 August 2021

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