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These potholes are getting worse by the day and are dangerous

Reported via mobile in the Potholes / Highway Condition category anonymously at 11:59, Saturday 23 January 2021

Sent to Northamptonshire County Council less than a minute later. ref: 2496751.

The repairs previously carried out (on several occasions) do not last - something more permanent is needed

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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 11:59, Saturday 23 January 2021

  • Thank you for your report regarding the road condition on Gainsborough Road. Our first priority is to keep the road network safe. We carry out regular safety inspections to address the worst defects as well as responding to reports from members of the public. It is unlikely this location will be completely resurfaced as we have other locations that would take priority. Safety is the primary focus when prioritising schemes of this nature and using the resources and funding we have in the best way. This decision is always based on surveys and inspections, data and facts regarding the location. We are currently experiencing high levels of reports and have crews out dealing with the severe weather. We will investigate and provide information on our decision within the next 10 working days. Please be assured , if no action is taken we will continue to monitor and repair any defects that pose a safety risk. To read more about our highway service and how we determine if a pothole is a safety defect please click here https://www.northamptonshire.gov.uk/ councilservices/ northamptonshire-highways/ roads-and-streets/ Pages/ potholes.aspx

    Posted by Northamptonshire County Council at 18:26, Monday 8 February 2021

  • Thank you for your report regarding the road condition on Gainsborough Road. Our first priority is to keep the road network safe. We carry out regular safety inspections to address the worst defects as well as responding to reports from members of the public. It is unlikely this location will be completely resurfaced as we have other locations that would take priority. Safety is the primary focus when prioritising schemes of this nature and using the resources and funding we have in the best way. This decision is always based on surveys and inspections, data and facts regarding the location. We are currently experiencing high levels of reports and have crews out dealing with the severe weather. We will investigate and provide information on our decision within the next 10 working days. Please be assured , if no action is taken we will continue to monitor and repair any defects that pose a safety risk. To read more about our highway service and how we determine if a pothole is a safety defect please click here https://www.northamptonshire.gov.uk/ councilservices/ northamptonshire-highways/ roads-and-streets/ Pages/ potholes.aspx Update 22.2.21 . Thank you for your enquiry. This location has been inspected by our team. There are currently no defects that meet our investigatory criteria for repair. These levels have been agreed with Northamptonshire County Council. We will continue to monitor the defect via our routine highway safety inspections.

    State changed to: No further action

    Posted by Northamptonshire County Council at 11:09, Monday 22 February 2021

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