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Extensive destruction of road surface.

Reported in the Potholes / Highway Condition category by Dr John Fitton at 11:21, Wednesday 25 March 2020

Sent to Northamptonshire County Council 5 minutes later. ref: 2072799.

The side of this narrow road has broken up due to flooding for several weeks from the adjacent ditch/drainage channel. This has overflowed owing to a blocked gulley on the south west side. After several days of no rain the water is still on the road. This could have been prevented by unblocking the short gulley under the field entrance weeks ago. At the unblocked end, it looks as though it has been deliberately blocked with loose bricks. The flood water conceals several large potholes. (A couple of weeks ago a large van had to be pulled from the ditch at this point.)

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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 11:25, Wednesday 25 March 2020

  • This report has been assessed and a job for repair has been raised.

    State changed to: Action scheduled

    Posted by Northamptonshire County Council at 15:26, Thursday 26 March 2020

  • hank you for your enquiry. A works order has been raised this will be undertaken within the next 7 Days for Highways defects, a letter will at some stage be sent to the adjacent landowner explaining his responsibilities with regards the ditch

    Posted by Northamptonshire County Council at 15:34, Thursday 26 March 2020

  • Thank you for reporting a fault on the highway, the highways team have now resolved the issue.

    State changed to: Fixed

    Posted by Northamptonshire County Council at 07:12, Wednesday 1 April 2020

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