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Advertising sign blocking pedestrians view of cars turning left on to Palmerston Road

Reported in the Obstruction (Not Vegetation) category anonymously at 10:23, Sat 7 March 2020

Sent to Northamptonshire Highways 3 minutes later. ref: 2046040.

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I am often seeing pedestrians crossing palmerston road and almost being struck by cars because the adverstising post is positioned in the worst possible place thereby blocking the view of cars turning left on to Palmerston road. You do not have to stand here for long to see that this is a hazzard.

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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 Highways at 10:25, Sat 7 March 2020

  • Whilst Northamptonshire Highways maintain traffic and directional signage on the public highway, you will need to redirect your request to Street Care Services at Northampton Borough Council, who are responsible for street name and advertising signs on the public footway. Alternatively to emailing you can visit the Borough Council’s website at for further information and/or you may wish to contact the Street Care Services at Northampton Borough Council directly between the hours of 9.00 and 5.00 by telephone on 0300 330 7000 or perhaps write to them at: Northampton Borough Council, The Guildhall, Northampton, NN1 1DE

    State changed to: not the council's responsibility

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 10:35, Wed 8 April 2020

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