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Public Footpath always very muddy & slippery

Reported via mobile in the Vegetation overhanging a road or pavement from private land or property category anonymously at 16:40, Thursday 8 July 2021

Sent to Bath and North East Somerset Council 2 months, 3 weeks, 16 hours, 7 minutes later. Council ref: 2850583.

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This public footpath is always very muddy & slippery all year due to the hedges on the South West side being so tall that no sunlight can get to the path to dry out the ground. Please could they be cut so that the public footpath can be more usable and less slippery?

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  • Still open, via questionnaire, 15:45, Thursday 19 August 2021

  • Still open, via questionnaire, 15:36, Sunday 19 September 2021

  • We've passed this report to another team in the council. They will carry out any further work needed. Sometimes it can take a little longer as a result.

    We'll update this report once we've decide what action to take.

    Category changed from ‘Obstructive vegetation’ to ‘Overhanging Vegetation’

    Posted by Bath and North East Somerset Council at 08:47, Friday 24 September 2021

  • Thank you for your report, it will be reviewed by the appropriate team.

    State changed to: In progress

    Posted by Systems Team at 08:48, Friday 24 September 2021

  • 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 Systems Team at 09:20, Friday 24 September 2021

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