Hedge very overgrown
Reported via desktop in the Restricted Visibility / Overgrown / Overhanging category anonymously at 09:02, Thu 31 August 2023
Sent to Northamptonshire Highways less than a minute later. ref: 4943817.
Unable to walk on the pathway as it is blocked by very overgrown hedge.
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 09:02, Thu 31 August 2023
Investigation: Ongoing (Reported to a third party) - As this is a private matter, we can confirm that a letter has been sent asking for the vegetation to be cut back within a 28 day time frame. We will attend the site again within 28 days and notify you once it has been completed.
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Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 13:11, Mon 4 September 2023
This issue has not been fixed. Unable to access pathway and so need to walk on grass verge which has become very muddy.
Posted anonymously at 15:25, Fri 3 November 2023
Thank you for providing an update. 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.
Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 15:25, Fri 3 November 2023
Investigation: Ongoing (Reported to another department within NNC) - Unfortunately, as the owner of the property has not complied with the enforcement letter sent to them, we have forwarded this to the regulations team, who will update you more on the situation and take things further.
A letter has been sent to the responsible party requesting the hedge be cut back from the footpath within 14 days - w/c 27/11
Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 08:07, Tue 7 November 2023
Investigation: Completed (No Action Necessary) - 19/12 - The hedge has been cut back
State changed to: No further action
Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 14:08, Tue 19 December 2023
This report is now closed to updates from the public. You can make a new report in the same location.