Brambles etc causing health and safety issue raised footpath
Reported via desktop in the Restricted Visibility / Overgrown / Overhanging category anonymously at 13:56, Thursday 29 July 2021
Sent to Northamptonshire Highways less than a minute later. ref: 2899671.
The section of raised railed footpath along the High Street Irthlingborough on the right just past Lee Street and 126 High Street as you head towards Wellingborough ( to the rear of Walker Rise) has large amounts of brambles and other vegetation overhanging it a lot of it at head height causing a hazzard/health and safety issue
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 13:57, Thursday 29 July 2021
Thank you for your enquiry. Unfortunately, we are currently experiencing high volumes of enquiries and will endeavour to respond within 10 working days. Thank you for your patience and understanding.
Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 09:40, Friday 30 July 2021
Thank you for your enquiry and for bringing this matter to our attention. We understand that you have concerns about the condition of the pathway here; specifically, that you feel there is overhanging vegetation causing an obstruction. We appreciate your concerns and can confirm that the trees, verges and vegetation in this area are programmed to be cut, in the month, under our maintenance programme.
State changed to: Closed
Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 15:48, Tuesday 10 August 2021
State changed to: In progress
Updated by Northamptonshire Highways at 14:49, Thursday 12 August 2021
This report has been assessed and a job for repair has been raised.
State changed to: Action scheduled
Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 14:50, Thursday 12 August 2021
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