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Path outside firestation, previously filled in with concrete but now wearing away again creating sinkhole essentially

Reported in the Slabs - Uneven / Damaged / Cracked category anonymously at 16:18, Monday 24 February 2020

Sent to Northamptonshire County Council 4 minutes later. ref: 2018934.

Just off of path for car access to fire station, road has significantly sank. Is pulling in the other path with it. 5ft in one direction path is beginning to crack. Where the path has dropped the curb is now lower than the actual road itself. Concrete that was previously put in place has crumbled under the weight of the road.

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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 16:21, Monday 24 February 2020

  • Looks worse now these photos where taken a few days ago. Getting worse each day. Will soon be the cause of an accident, either trip, buggy tip or hole will sink further cause path to be impassable.

    Posted anonymously at 16:30, Monday 24 February 2020

  • It’s much worse over the last day or two. It’s dropped significantly lower.

    Posted anonymously at 13:37, Saturday 29 February 2020

  • It looks much much worse in real life. This is a major problem for access to the fire station and for people walking on path. How do I escalate this to urgent?

    Posted anonymously at 10:36, Thursday 12 March 2020

  • The path is falling away from the road now.

    Posted anonymously at 09:59, Saturday 14 March 2020

  • Over the weekend this has dropped a further 2 inches. Issues raised a few weeks ago now. Still no one been to look at.

    Posted anonymously at 13:07, Monday 16 March 2020

  • Thank you for your enquiry. defect has been temporarily repaired and forwarded to anglian water to rectify.

    State changed to: Closed

    Posted by Northamptonshire County Council at 11:45, Tuesday

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