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Overgrown ivy damaging wall.

Reported via desktop in the Vegetation overhanging a road or pavement from private land or property category anonymously at 08:00, Wednesday 6 July 2022

Sent to Bath and North East Somerset Council 9 hours, 44 minutes later. Council ref: 3653106.

This is a council-owned wall with Audley Park Road to its east, and a back lane for houses in Audley Grove to its west. As you will see from the photographs, ivy has become well established along the top of the wall, in places reaching over 2 feet high. The roots are beginning to damage the mortar between the stones, and if the ivy is not removed, the stones will start to become loose and dangerous.

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  • 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 17:44, Wednesday 6 July 2022

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

    State changed to: In progress

    Posted by Systems Team at 17:44, Wednesday 6 July 2022

  • We are now dealing with this issue. You can check back here for further updates.

    Posted by Bath and North East Somerset Council at 13:29, Tuesday 12 July 2022

  • 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 15:19, Tuesday 12 July 2022

  • The wall has been cleared of vegetation and a structural assessment has been made of the retaining wall section .

    State changed to: Fixed

    Posted anonymously at 11:42, Wednesday 13 July 2022

This report is now closed to updates. You can make a new report in the same location.