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Overgrown footpath behind kingsfield- concerns for safety as trees are encroaching

Reported via desktop in the Trees and woodland category anonymously at 13:36, Tuesday 2 March 2021

Sent to Bath and North East Somerset Council less than a minute later. Council ref: 2582122.

As requested I am relogging - 2362660.

The area in question has had little to no maintenance for +2years and is badly overgrown. The footpath and the properties abutting are finding vegetation hard to manage and there are now concerns for the size + length of the branches growing as they are dangerously overhanging. Please action maintenance as soon as possible. This enquiry was recently marked as fixed by another department (although it isn't resolved) and it was advised that I relog this issue under this category.

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  • We've looked into this report and are investigating the issue. We will update this report once we decide what action to take.

    State changed to: Investigating

    Posted by Bath and North East Somerset Council at 12:13, Thursday 4 March 2021

  • Tree Inspector to inspect trees and arrange essential tree works. Following up re hedge cutting with grounds team.

    State changed to: Action scheduled

    Posted by Bath and North East Somerset Council at 09:59, Friday 5 March 2021

  • Hedgeline has been cut back and essential tree works in programme.

    Posted by Bath and North East Somerset Council at 14:48, Monday 8 March 2021

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