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Hedges and trees obstructing public footpath gate on footpath adjacent and parallel to Steeping Road Long Lawford

Reported in the Hedges / Trees on road or verge category anonymously at 10:00, Thursday 6 August 2020

Sent to Warwickshire County Council less than a minute later

Hedges, trees and shrubs are so overgrown, pedestrians have to duck to avoid injury when passing through the gate between Steeping Road and Prentice Close

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  • Warwickshire County Council has received your report which will be reviewed accordingly. There are no automatic updates to the status of this report - this is something we are working on as part of the improvements to fault reporting.

    Posted by County Highways at 12:17, Thursday 6 August 2020

  • Photos taken from the footpath adjacent to Prentice Close towards Steeping Road showing overgrown shrubbery and trees that are obstructing the gateway and are a safety issue for pedestrians. This area has been completely ignored by Warwickshire CC for years.

    Posted anonymously at 19:41, Sunday 16 August 2020

  • Basic remedial action (20 minutes) carried out by RBC Parks Team on Monday 24th August. Re-visited today (3rd September) by WCC to fully remove overgrown branches and vegetation

    Posted anonymously at 11:26, Thursday 3 September 2020

  • A two man team from Rugby Borough Council cleared all vegetation from around the "kissing gate" on September 3rd 2020. Also grass open spaces in and around Steeping Road have finally been cut

    State changed to: Fixed

    Posted anonymously at 09:35, Wednesday 9 September 2020

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