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Potholes on the main carriageway of the busy A428

Reported in the Potholes / Highway Condition category by Geoffrey Gill at 23:51, Saturday 19 October 2019

Sent to Northamptonshire County Council 4 minutes later. ref: 1811813.

Following a report on the morning of Friday 18th October a team was dispatched the same afternoon to fill in the latest pothole which had occurred in this location (immediately adjacent to a previously repaired pothole). Full marks for the speed of the response, but what has been achieved is only a "quick fix". Because this area is subject to regular flooding the edge of the repair will inevitably degrade, resulting in a further pothole immediately adjacent to the one which has just been filled in - and so on...... What is required is some proper "area patching" to effect a more permanent to solution.

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  • Thank you for reporting a fault. 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 23:55, Saturday 19 October 2019

  • Thank you for your enquiry. Works order has been raised and will be completed within 6 months to patch damaged area of road.

    State changed to: Action scheduled

    Posted by Northamptonshire County Council at 08:06, Monday 21 October 2019

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