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Bushes over growing over foot pathway

Reported via mobile in the Restricted Visibility / Overgrown / Overhanging category anonymously at 13:20, Wednesday 31 August 2022

Sent to Northamptonshire Highways less than a minute later. ref: 3792834.

This has been over growing for approximately two years. The pathway is now impassable. I have spoken to the owners about helping them with the garden but they have declined the offer. The location is 59 Chatsworth Drive, Wellingborough, NN85FD

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  • Thank you for reporting a fault. Officers will now investigate the concerns and this may take up to 5 working days. If you believe that your concerns are urgent then please phone us.

    State changed to: Investigating

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 13:21, Wednesday 31 August 2022

  • Have to walk on road to go round parked cars. Unable to walk on pavement.

    Posted anonymously at 20:24, Wednesday 31 August 2022

  • Thank you for your enquiry a letter has been sent to the resident requesting the vegetation is cut back from the footpath

    State changed to: In progress

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 09:30, Tuesday 6 September 2022

  • Resident has cut “some” but nowhere near enough to clear footpath

    Posted anonymously at 19:46, Sunday 25 September 2022

  • Is there any further update regarding the overgrown vegetation?

    Posted anonymously at 12:12, Wednesday 12 October 2022

  • Investigation: Completed (Reported to a third party) - We have determined that this is vegetation from a growing from a private property. We will contact the landowner to cut back. These issues can take up to four months to resolve.

    State changed to: not the council's responsibility

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 14:13, Wednesday 9 November 2022

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