by Iain Roberts on 9 September, 2013
We have been working to get Orchard and Rosewood Gardens adopted by the Council for some time, so they can be properly maintained.
The good news is that both roads should be adopted by the end of November. When a road is adopted, the Council takes on the maintenance. The streetlights have already been taken on by the Council, which was necessary for safety as a number had failed and the developer was not maintaining them.
Most of Rosewood Gardens is already adopted (the pink area on the map below).
There have been a number of issues causing the hold-up, including: