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Overgrown vegetation obstructing highway

Reported via mobile in the Potholes / Highway Condition category anonymously at 12:17, Thursday 23 September 2021

Sent to Northamptonshire Highways less than a minute later. ref: 3020397.

Hedge between oak Grove Farm ( chicken farm) and Silverthorpe on Abthorpe Road encroaching onto highway making it dangerous for horseriding, pedestrians and cyclists ( will damage cars too). It needs cutting back before birds re nest.( wildlife and countryside act 1980). It is highway!

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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 12:17, Thursday 23 September 2021

  • Thank you for your enquiry. We understand that you have concerns about the condition of the vegetation on Abthorpe Road; specifically, that you feel it is encroaching onto the highway. We appreciate your concerns and can confirm that the vegetation in this area is programmed to be removed, in the next 6 months, under our maintenance programme. Thank you for bringing this matter to our attention.

    State changed to: In progress

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 09:51, Wednesday 29 September 2021

  • This report has been assessed and a job for repair has been raised.

    State changed to: Action scheduled

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 16:46, Monday 4 October 2021

  • Thank you for reporting a fault on the highway, the highways team have now resolved the issue.

    State changed to: Fixed

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 15:30, Monday 29 November 2021

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