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Overgrown bush

Reported via desktop in the Restricted Visibility / Overgrown / Overhanging category by Teresa Floyd at 12:41, Fri 17 June 2022

Sent to Northamptonshire Highways less than a minute later. ref: 3604108.

The bush outside No 43 High Street is encroaching on the pavement, there is no room to walk on the narrow path and have to step into the road. Can you please arrange for the owners to be contacted and to get the hedge cut back.

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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 12:41, Fri 17 June 2022

  • Thank you for your enquiry. This matter is currently under investigation, we will endeavour to respond within 7 working days. In the meantime, we kindly request you provide us with a photograph of the vegetation that is of concern. Thank you for your cooperation.

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 14:54, Tue 21 June 2022

  • Still open, via questionnaire, 13:13, Fri 15 July 2022

  • A site visit has been carried out. The owner/occupier has been sent a letter requesting that the vegetation is cut back from the footway. A re-visit is scheduled 14 days after receipt of the letter

    State changed to: Under investigation - Highways Act

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 15:19, Fri 15 July 2022

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