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Over hanging branches on the verge of 1 willow lane

Reported via mobile in the Restricted Visibility / Overgrown / Overhanging category anonymously at 19:35, Tuesday 5 October 2021

Sent to Northamptonshire Highways less than a minute later. ref: 3044369.

Tree has been over hanging onto the pathway and into my garden,the branches have been falling off and nearly hit my child

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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 19:36, Tuesday 5 October 2021

  • Thank you for your enquiry. We are currently dealing with a high volume of queries and will respond to this matter within 10 working days.

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 09:10, Monday 11 October 2021

  • Thank you for your enquiry. We understand you have concerns about overgrown vegetation on Willow Lane; specifically that it is encroaching on to private property. Whilst we appreciate your comments, the vegetation that you have identified is not currently a safety concern to the highway user. However, we can confirm that members of the public are entitled to cut back vegetation that is overhanging into their line of their boundary as long as any cuttings are disposed of in a responsible manner.

    State changed to: No further action

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 14:06, Thursday 14 October 2021

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