Ouse bridge weeds in rude good health

Ouse bridge weeds 25th September 2014

Ouse bridge weeds 25th September 2014

Almost 4 months after the weed growth on Ouse Bridge was first reported to the Council they continue to thrive.

The Council agreed in the summer to ensure that they were treated with weed killer but – if the process ever took place – it has proved to be ineffective.

Great shame as the bridge is well used by both residents and tourists and the undergrowth is a poor advert for the City centre.

Hopefully the Council will act before the structural integrity of the bridge is compromised.

We now understand that they are to try to pull the weeds by hand

 

2 thoughts on “Ouse bridge weeds in rude good health

  1. […] Last year the Council failed to address the issue prompting fears that the integrity of the structure might be compromised. […]

  2. […] have been growing on the parapets of Ouse Bridge in York for over four years […]

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