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Overgrown hedge. Everyone has to walk into road as covering so much of the pavement.

Reported in the Grass and Hedges category anonymously at 15:28, Saturday 5 October 2019

Sent to Oxfordshire County Council 1 hour, 1 minute later

Every year the hedge is overgrown and people make a complaint but this year it hasn't been cut back at all and have to walk into road as especially when wet, you get soaked. Past years I have asked nicely but have now given up.

Council ref: ENQ19844361

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  • Thank you for your enquiry. This issue has been passed onto the relevant team for investigation.

    State changed to: Investigating

    Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 16:29, Saturday 5 October 2019

  • Thank you for reporting this issue. After visiting the site pinpointed,see photos, I can confirm that this is private vegetation. The resident of 18 Finmore Road, Botley, has been issued with a letter, requesting it be cut back, within 28 days of receipt.

    Posted anonymously at 09:10, Wednesday 9 October 2019

  • Unfortunately nothing has been done to cut back offending hedge and even worse now with the wet weather and dark evenings.

    Posted anonymously at 18:00, Saturday 2 November 2019
    Still open, via questionnaire

  • Thank you for your report. A further letter has been hand delivered to the residents at this property, asking them to cut back their vegetation, overhanging the footway, within 14 days of receipt.

    Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 08:12, Wednesday 13 November 2019

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