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Weeds growing between paving slabs and around drain

Reported in the Street weeds category anonymously at 17:39, Sunday 10 June 2018 using FixMyStreet Pro

Sent to Bromley Council less than a minute later

Weeds growing between pavement cracks, around drain and in kerbs.

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  • Thank you for your report, this is now being investigated. Information on our services and the timeframes we aim to respond in can be found: http://www.bromley.gov.uk/ fixservices

    State changed to: In progress

    Posted by Bromley Council at 13:05, Monday 11 June 2018

  • Annually, there are four applications of weed spray, typically applied from spring through to early autumn on paved highways (subject to appropriate weather conditions). Once sprayed 'dieback' should occur within seven to ten days under normal conditions before the residue is removed through routine scheduled street cleaning activities.

    State changed to: No further action

    Posted by Bromley Council at 14:23, Tuesday 12 June 2018

  • Each year we have the same problem as the unit that delivers the spray cannot reach where the weeds are. It requires a human being to do it.

    Posted anonymously at 18:25, Tuesday 12 June 2018

  • Many thanks for your additional comments, this has been passed to the contractor and an operative with a weed killer backpack system will be dealing with this location. Many thanks, JPR - 14/06/2018

    Posted anonymously at 11:28, Thursday 14 June 2018

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