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Ivy and bushes/trees blocking the footpath

Reported via desktop in the Obstruction category anonymously at 13:44, Mon 8 August 2022

Sent to Bristol City Council less than a minute later

Footpath/pavement impeding footpath especially for people with mobility issues, push chairs. Compromising social distancing protocols

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  • A new enquiry has been raised for this issue.

    Posted by Bristol City Council at 13:44, Mon 8 August 2022

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

    Posted by Bristol City Council at 16:00, Mon 8 August 2022

  • The tree/hedge has been cutback but the ivy has crept horizontally across more than 40% of the width of the pavement. As we enter autumn with darker nights and - hopefully - some rainfall this will become more of a slip hazard as well as the trip hazard it already is.

    Posted anonymously at 12:17, Fri 2 September 2022

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

    Posted by Bristol City Council at 12:17, Fri 2 September 2022

  • We have sent an enforcement letter to request that the land owner takes action on the issue raised.

    If the matter remains unresolved 28 days from the date of this update, please let us know via a new enquiry on Fix My Street so that we can consider whether further action is required.

    State changed to: Closed

    Posted by Bristol City Council at 15:44, Fri 21 October 2022

This report is now closed to updates. You can make a new report in the same location. Please reference 3738727 in your new report if it is an update on this one.