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Weeds caused by school

Reported via desktop in the Weeds category anonymously at 12:33, Fri 23 July 2021

Sent to Northamptonshire Highways less than a minute later. ref: 2885657.

Oundle school carried out works to entrance as planning no 16/02185/REM the area was grass maintained by highways before works - the site is now full of weeds that are starting to cause damage to my retaining wall and planning have said it is not their issue and to pass complaint onto you - the school should have been made to pay for reinstatement of the area but highways and planning have signed off the project without making them do so

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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 12:34, Fri 23 July 2021

  • Email from planning and a photo of the area before the school carried out the work

    Posted anonymously at 12:41, Fri 23 July 2021

  • Thankyou for contacting the Council regarding these works. Oundle School are responsible for maintaining the site under their S278 agreement with Highways. We have asked our highways inspector colleague to raise your concerns with the schools contractor and ask them to investigate and take action as necessary.

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 13:08, Fri 6 August 2021

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