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Grass height on the verges is a safety hazard

Reported via desktop in the Grass and Hedges category anonymously at 10:41, Thursday 10 June 2021

Sent to Oxfordshire County Council less than a minute later

The long grass on the corner by the Primary School is causing restricted view of the road and may cause an accident . Only about 5 Km need to be trimmed toimprove the visability splay.

Council ref: ENQ21897058

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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 10:42, Thursday 10 June 2021

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    Thank you for your report. I have visited the site you pinpointed on the map, in North Hinksey Lane, see photos.

    Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 13:22, Friday 11 June 2021

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    Third photo.

    Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 13:25, Friday 11 June 2021

  • Thank you for your report. I have visited the site you pinpointed on the map, in North Hinksey Lane and couldn't find the 'long grass' you refer to at this location, see first two photos. I assume you meant the long grass by the North Hinksey C of E Primary School entrance, see third photo.

    Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 13:27, Friday 11 June 2021

  • Thank you for your report. This vision splay grass cutting request has been submitted to the team responsible, to be cut back.

    Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 13:42, Friday 11 June 2021

  • Hi, Yes, As I am the councillor,I was reporting on behalf of residents complaints. I keep saying that FixMyStreet is the quickest way to get a local problem solved and you have proved me right. Thank you.

    Posted anonymously at 15:03, Friday 11 June 2021

  • Thank you for your update. I have been informed, by the team responsible, that we will be cutting the whole of the Botley Estate (including this banked area of North Hinksey Lane) on Wednesday 16/06/2021 through to Friday 18/06/2021.

    Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 08:36, Monday 14 June 2021

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    Thank you for your report. I have visited this site again, see photo.

    Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 10:54, Friday 25 June 2021

  • Thank you for your report. I have visited this site again, see photo. The vision splay grass at this site has now been cut, see photo. I am therefore closing this report.

    State changed to: Investigation complete

    Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 10:56, Friday 25 June 2021

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