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Japanese knotweed growing through the pavement by the Junction rd bus stop on Lower Oldfield Park

Reported via desktop in the Overgrown vegetation in Council parks and green spaces category anonymously at 20:32, Fri 22 October 2021 using FixMyStreet Pro

Sent to Bath and North East Somerset Council 5 days, 14 hours, 42 minutes later

This plant is a notifiable pest species

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  • Thank you for this report. We will review the details and carry out an inspection of the site if required.

    9 out of 10 Pavement Damage reports are updated within 10 working days once we decide what action to take. To find out what we do and why it might take longer, please visit fmsroads06

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    State changed to: In progress

    Posted by Systems Team at 20:32, Fri 22 October 2021

  • Yes, if the Council wants to affirm its commitment to the environment, both this species and Himalayan Balsam (previously reported) need to be tackled.

    Posted anonymously at 09:06, Mon 25 October 2021

  • We've looked into this report and are investigating the issue.
    We will update this report once we decide what action to take.

    State changed to: Investigating

    Posted by Systems Team at 16:20, Tue 26 October 2021

  • We've passed this report to our Parks team in the council. They will carry out any further work needed. Sometimes it can take a little longer as a result.

    We'll update this report once we've decide what action to take.

    Category changed from ‘Damage to pavement’ to ‘Obstructive vegetation’

    State changed to: Open

    Posted by Bath and North East Somerset Council at 11:14, Thu 28 October 2021

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