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Overgrown vegetation on Elmers End bridge between Ancaster Road and Station Estate restricting the pavement width by half in some places making it difficult to pass someone coming in the opposite direction without getting caught up or scratched by the bushes some of which are at eye level

Reported in the Road and Pavement Issues category anonymously at 16:01, Tue 20 August 2019

Sent to Bromley Council 5 minutes later

The bushes on Elmers End bridge between Ancaster Road and Station Estate need to be cut back severely at regular intervals as these are very prickly and grow quickly not the right type of foliage for situation they are in.

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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: fixservices

    State changed to: In progress

    Posted by Bromley Council at 16:06, Tue 20 August 2019

  • We are continuing to investigate and working to resolve this report

    Posted by Bromley Council at 08:42, Mon 9 September 2019

  • Problem getting worse more of vegetation encroaching onto pavement, more at eye and head level so having to move towards the road to get by, causing a danger to predestrains, needs to be sorted ASAP

    Posted anonymously at 17:29, Tue 17 September 2019
    Still open, via questionnaire

  • Our contractor has been notified to take the appropriate action.

    Posted by Bromley Council at 13:56, Tue 1 October 2019

  • Appropriate action has been taken to resolve the issue.

    State changed to: Fixed

    Posted by Bromley Council at 10:25, Wed 16 October 2019

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