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Footpath surface missing and unsafe

Reported in the Slabs - Uneven / Damaged / Cracked category anonymously at 02:33, Sat 8 June 2019

Sent to Northamptonshire County Council 2 minutes later. ref: 1652551.

The footpath surface outside number 58 The Lawns, Corby, NN18 0TA is completely chewed up leaving it uneven and with loose stones and tarmac making it dangerous especially as we have many bungalows and older people in the area.

I originally reported this in August 2017 but no action was taken and it has since deteriorated further.

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  • Thank you for reporting a fault on the highway. We will use the information you have provided to assess and prioritise this fault in accordance with our published response times for fault reports.

    State changed to: Investigating

    Posted by Northamptonshire County Council at 02:38, Sat 8 June 2019

  • Thank you for your enquiry. This location has been inspected. There are currently no defects that meet the investigatory levels for repair. These levels need to be agreed with Northamptonshire County Council. We will continue to monitor through our Highway Safety Inspections.

    State changed to: No further action

    Posted by Northamptonshire County Council at 15:15, Mon 10 June 2019

  • See attached photos!

    I find it unbelievable that someone has inspected and thinks it’s acceptable to leave the footpath in this condition?

    Rest assured that if this isn’t addressed and any of the children or elderly people in the area have an accident on this I will be passing this to them to assist them with a claim.

    Thank you, Darren Gordon.

    State changed to: Open

    Posted anonymously at 16:22, Tue 11 June 2019

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