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Could the grass be left to grow long next year?

Reported via mobile in the Parks and Greenspace category anonymously at 19:52, Wednesday 13 October 2021

Sent to Bromley Council less than a minute later

I have been wondering if this area of grass could next year be left to grow long. There are obviously many benefits from leaving the grass to grow during the spring and summer and this area is never used for any sport. If it were left to grow long with ‘paths’ or ‘areas’ mowed through and in it wildlife would be encouraged, people would be more inclined to use it as an area for picnics etc. I don’t understand the complexities of grass management but have seen this approach taken in other areas and feel it could be a really cost effective way of enriching the environment of Mottingham.

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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 19:53, Wednesday 13 October 2021

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

    Posted by Bromley Council at 10:12, Wednesday 20 October 2021

  • We have investigated this report and have made contact with the report originator to outline further details. This report is now closed on FixMyStreet.

    State changed to: No further action

    Posted by Bromley Council at 08:23, Wednesday 3 November 2021

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