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Overgrown hedging

Reported in the Overgrown public spaces & parks category anonymously at 17:20, Thu 15 August 2019

Sent to Bath and North East Somerset Council 5 minutes later. Council ref: 1733504.

Hedging overgrown, obstructing half the pavement between 511 - 513 Bath Road. Has been like this for a few months

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  • Still causing a problems for pedestrians - this is a very busy main road. Hedge cutting is now urgently required.

    Posted anonymously at 16:54, Sat 24 August 2019

  • The overhanging hedges at 511 and 513 Bath Road Saltford BS31 3HQ are continuing to be a significant obstacle to pedestrians especially those partially sighted or with limited mobility. This overgrown vegetation is forcing people into the busy A4 at a point near a pedestrian refuge and a bus stop opposite. It is a busy section of pavement. Needs action. Safety issue.

    Posted anonymously at 15:27, Tue 5 November 2019

  • Why has nothing been done?! Urgently needs fixing before a pedestrian ends up in the busy road.

    Posted anonymously at 16:10, Tue 5 November 2019

  • The Council's apparent lack of action to deal with this safety issue is the subject of a formal complaint sent to BANES on 4 November. Their response is awaited.

    Posted anonymously at 17:26, Tue 5 November 2019

  • The overhanging vegetation at 511 Bath Road has now been cleared by the householder. 513 remains with its overgrown hedge protruding onto the pavement

    Posted anonymously at 17:07, Mon 11 November 2019

  • This is now fixed. Both 511 and 513 have now cut back the overhanging hedges.

    State changed to: Fixed

    Posted anonymously at 11:56, Wed 20 November 2019

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