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Massively over grown bushes which cause issues for pedestrians, especially when cars parked on pavement

Reported in the Obstruction category anonymously at 18:46, Wednesday 29 January 2020

Sent to Bristol City Council 4 minutes later

The shrub/bushes/tree have been over grown for over 2 years, and not surprisingly getting worse. They cause obstruction for pedestrians and for those with prams its even worse. When the cars are parked on the curb its making the gap to walk through even smaller and you have to crouch to not be fit in the face with the branches.

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  • A new enquiry has been raised for this issue.

    Posted by Bristol City Council at 18:50, Wednesday 29 January 2020

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

    Posted by Bristol City Council at 09:14, Thursday 30 January 2020

  • A citizen has provided a follow-up to the original enquiry.

    Posted by Bristol City Council at 15:19, Tuesday 11 February 2020

  • 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 08:02, Tuesday 21 April 2020

  • A citizen has provided a follow-up to the original enquiry.

    Posted by Bristol City Council at 08:52, Thursday 30 April 2020

  • Hi this is still a problem and makes social distancing for Coronavirus impossible when walking on that side of the street as a lot of people do when going to the nearby supermarkets.

    Posted anonymously at 09:52, Thursday 30 April 2020

  • A citizen has provided a follow-up to the original enquiry.

    Posted by Bristol City Council at 09:51, Thursday 21 May 2020

  • This is still a major problem for path users - and now with social distancing expected/required, it is even more of a problem. I see this has been an issue for months - why are the Council not dealing with it ? It's a relatively simple matter of demanding that the property owner(s) concerned cut back their hedges that are overhanging the highway (under the Highways Act 1980)

    Posted anonymously at 10:51, Thursday 21 May 2020

  • 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 09:11, Friday 19 June 2020

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

    Posted by Bristol City Council at 09:47, Monday 20 July 2020

  • This enquiry is now closed. No further action is required.

    State changed to: Fixed

    Posted by Bristol City Council at 11:41, Monday 20 July 2020

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