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Sunken area causing flooding

Reported in the Potholes / Highway Condition category anonymously at 09:41, Thursday 7 November 2019

Sent to Northamptonshire County Council 4 minutes later. ref: 1835581.

There is a large sunken area of road (same site as previous pothole repair) which quickly floods causing a large deep puddle. This morning it is approx 6 meters long, 1.5 meters wide and approx 10cm deep. Pedestrians are getting soaked when a car drives through it. adjoining property constantly being drenched every time a car drives through it. There is a drain nearby but due to the flooded area being lower than the drain, no water is flowing to it.

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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 09:45, Thursday 7 November 2019

  • Thank you for your enquiry, this site has been visited and two side entry gullies cleared of debris by the Community Steward. Some small puddles do still exist but do not currently meet repair levels, however Highways to monitor.

    State changed to: No further action

    Posted by Northamptonshire County Council at 13:23, Friday 15 November 2019

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