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COntinued blocked drains from MEadlow Close to Sidegate Lane

Reported in the Blocked/Damaged category anonymously at 16:25, Wed 15 July 2020

Sent to Northamptonshire County Council less than a minute later. ref: 2201958.

Around April time i notified you of the fact that jsut about all of the drains along the A510 from the entrace to Meadow Close up to Sidegate lane were blocked. They still are and now even worse. To this end, last night I hit this huge amount of standing water just before the Bridge. I had a vehicle coming the other way. Due to the county councils insistance of also ripping out the street lighting I couldn't see it. The force of the water has ripped the front stone guard off my car at which point I then drove over it. The idiot you sent out (if you or your appointed contractor actually did visit the site) clearly did not get out of their vehicle or should have gone to Specsavers as there are at least 10 blocked drains. Or maybe it was a few days later and couldn't use their brain to think it might have dried up?

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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 16:25, Wed 15 July 2020

  • Thank you for your enquiry. A works order has been raised this will be undertaken within the next 28 Days

    State changed to: Action scheduled

    Posted by Northamptonshire County Council at 08:56, Thu 16 July 2020

  • 28 days later and still not sorted.....

    Posted anonymously at 14:41, Mon 17 August 2020

  • This report is under further investigation.

    State changed to: Under further investigation

    Posted by Northamptonshire County Council at 14:41, Mon 17 August 2020

  • Thank you for your enquiry. A works order has been raised this will be undertaken�within�the next 28 Days

    State changed to: In progress

    Posted by Northamptonshire County Council at 12:20, Tue 13 October 2020

  • Once again. Heavy rain and by the looks of it some other person has lost bodywork from their car by going through the standing water. I cannot believe that THREE months later you cannpt arrange for the drains to be emptied of silt? Perhaps while the road is closed for the installation of the roundabouts a bit further up the county council will see sense to resurfce that section of road as well as its being patched every couple of months indicating that the surface is knackered???

    Posted anonymously at 10:41, Mon 26 October 2020

  • This report is under further investigation.

    State changed to: Under further investigation

    Posted by Northamptonshire County Council at 10:42, Mon 26 October 2020

  • Thank you for your enquiry. A works order has been raised this will be undertaken�within�the next 7 Days

    State changed to: In progress

    Posted by Northamptonshire County Council at 14:07, Thu 5 November 2020

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