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From Monday 21 June, works start on The Avenue to improve access and safety for walkers and cyclists

Just to be aware. Update from Southampton City Council: From Monday 21 June, works start to make a number of changes to improve access and safety for people walking and cycling along The Avenue between Westwood Road and Highfield Road. Works will be delivered over ten weeks in four phases. See more detail below. transport.southampton.gov.uk...
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Burgess Road between Hill Lane and Bassett Avenue will be closed tomorrow (Tues 15 June) and the following day between 9.30 am and 3.30 pm

Just be aware: Burgess Road between Hill Lane and Bassett Avenue will be closed tomorrow and the following day between 9.30 am and 3.30 pm for ‘life extending’ surface treatment work. More below courtesy of the Daily Echo: https://www.dailyecho.co.uk/…/19371096.burgess-road…/… dailyecho.co.uk...
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Will affect many local residents! Construction of pedestrian access improvements on The Avenue from 21 June 2021

Southampton City Council has issued a letter about the above which will affect many local residents. More below: Following formal and informal consultations carried out last year regarding potential pedestrian and cycling improvements on The Avenue, the elements that the City Council will be taking forward at this stage are the pedestrian access upgrades, including improvements to crossings and...
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Japanese knotweed

Recently an HRA member had contacted the secretary to report Japanese knotweed in a local garden. The knotweed is an invasive species and if the plant remains in that garden, nothing has to be done by law to eradicate it.  However, if the weed spreads onto any other garden, the public highway or the wild, then the property owner is responsible and would bear costs for its removal. This is The...
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