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
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 https://www.bathnes.gov.uk/ 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
Provide an update