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Shrubbery Hanging Over Pavement Head Height

Reported via iOS in the Hedges / trees on rights of way category anonymously at 18:14, Tue 25 June 2019

Sent to Warwickshire County Council 1 minute later

Considering this little path is used a lot and the cottages are really beautiful it’s a shame the pavement isn’t kept clear of vehicles making the space to walk smaller and the shrubbery becoming head height with thorns on the branches.

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  • Warwickshire County Council does not have the authority to deal with vehicles parked inappropriately at this location. For assistance with a vehicle which is causing an obstruction you would need to contact the Police who have powers to take appropriate action. The Police have the authority as the Highway Code states“You MUST NOT leave your vehicle or trailer in a dangerous position or where it causes any unnecessary obstruction of the road. [Laws CSDPA sect 21 & RTRA sects 5 & 8]” In such a case they may issue a Fixed Penalty Notice or arrange removal/relocation of the vehicle.

    You make like to raise this issue with the police via your local Community Forum. Three priorities are set for Police attention at the Community Forum - for the next three months. Actions and outcomes of the chosen priorities are then reported back to the next Community Forum. Residents are welcome to attend these meetings. Please visit: Community Forums http://www.warwickshire.gov.uk/ communityforums for contact details and more information about your local Community Forum.

    Posted by Warwickshire County Highways at 17:14, Thu 27 June 2019

  • Still open, via questionnaire, 18:32, Tue 23 July 2019

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