Poor condition slope and steps
Reported in the Pavement Defect category anonymously at 17:16, Fri 11 October 2019
Sent to Bristol City Council 3 minutes later
The slope/stepped path that runs from Mendip Road down to Cotswold Road is overgrown, full of weeds, slippery due to moss in wet conditions, the railing hasn’t been painted for 20 years or more, it’s an uneven surface and needs overall general maintenance as we head into autumnal conditions
A new enquiry has been raised for this issue.
Posted by Bristol City Council at 16:20, Fri 11 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 14:38, Tue 29 October 2019
Still open, via questionnaire, 17:41, Fri 8 November 2019
Site visit 18/11/19 Steps and flagstones somewhat overgrown with weeds and moss. We will direct our contractor to spray the overgrown areas and also add this path to our annual spraying list to keep the weed growth under control moving forward.
Although the pathway is not council adopted highway and there is no known recorded ownership, as a public right of way the council has a duty to maintain it in good repair. The steps and railings are old but in reasonable condition. There is currently no budget available to renovate this infrastructure but we will keep a watching brief on its condition.
Eddie Procter Public Rights of Way Officer Highway Network Management Bristol City Council
Posted by Eddie Procter at 14:41, Mon 18 November 2019
A citizen has provided a follow-up to the original enquiry.
Posted by Bristol City Council at 14:45, Mon 18 November 2019
A job has been raised with contractors and appropriate repairs or maintenance will be undertaken as soon as they can.
Posted by Bristol City Council at 08:24, Tue 19 November 2019
This Fix My Street enquiry has been automatically closed.
State changed to: Closed
Posted by Bristol City Council at 00:05, Tue 10 December 2019
This report is now closed to updates. You can make a new report in the same location. Please reference 1801491 in your new report if it is an update on this one.