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Dense 15ft brambles on council land destroy our fences. Breeding ground for rats which are coming in under our fences.

Reported in the Obstruction category anonymously at 08:16, Sunday 6 October 2019

Sent to Bristol City Council 17 minutes later

Reported multiple times over the last 18 months with no response. Case reference 1335913. Update received recently to say case now closed without an explanation or without work being actioned. Brambles which are on derelict council land are breaking through our fences. Our garden appears to have been trashed overnight by rats which are digging through under the fences from the dense brambles the other side where they appear to be living. This poses significant threat to children and pets living here. No amount of pest control will work whilst there’s at least 15ft deep brambles the other side. These brambles were cleared 3 years ago by the council. Please can this now be actioned as a matter of urgency.

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  • A new enquiry has been raised for this issue.

    Posted by Bristol City Council at 07:33, Sunday 6 October 2019

  • This issue is currently under investigation. We'll provide updates on the outcome as soon as we can.

    Posted by Bristol City Council at 10:22, Wednesday 9 October 2019

  • This issue has been reallocated to the relevant officer or team for action. They'll update you on progress.

    Posted by Bristol City Council at 09:42, Wednesday 16 October 2019

  • This enquiry has been referred to another team for action. They will provide further updates on the issue in due course.

    Posted by Bristol City Council at 14:25, Friday 18 October 2019

  • This Fix My Street enquiry has been automatically closed.

    State changed to: Closed

    Posted by Bristol City Council at 00:05, Friday 8 November 2019

This report is now closed to updates. You can make a new report in the same location. Please reference 1794088 in your new report if it is an update on this one.