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A private fence has been built over the highway boundary

Reported in the Highway Schemes category anonymously at 18:44, Thursday 7 November 2019

Sent to Oxfordshire County Council 1 minute later

Number 17 has built a high fence around the front of their property which crosses the highway boundary. This has been present for a number of months

Council ref: ENQ19847016

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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 18:45, Thursday 7 November 2019

  • This issue with the fence was highlighted earlier today when a car drove round the corner and came face to face with a pedestrian. The pedestrian had nowhere to take refuge as the fence removed this strip as an option. Luckily the car stopped in time to avoid a collision. The issue is the fence is exasperated by a hedge that has been planted by the same household which again crosses the highway boundary and blocks a clear view around the corner.

    Posted anonymously at 16:55, Tuesday 12 November 2019

  • This report has been closed. However this issue has been passed to our Highway records team for investigation as this looks to be an encroachment. regards.

    State changed to: Investigation complete

    Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 08:54, Tuesday 19 November 2019

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