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Cars crossing carriageway to avoid very large potholes. Cars parked up changing wheels due to damage.

Reported via mobile in the Potholes / Highway Condition category anonymously at 19:41, Thursday 4 February 2021

Sent to Northamptonshire Highways less than a minute later. ref: 2525594.

Road becoming impassable and in danger of causing head on collision due to cars crossing carriageway to avoiding severely breaking up road. Many cars having to replace wheels on side of road after hitting deep potholes. This has gradually got worse over 3 to 4 years. Patching up just falls out and doesn’t last. Potential for serious accident.

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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 19:42, Thursday 4 February 2021

  • This is not a fix! What happen today 09/02/2021 Is simply called a botched job!! You call this a fix?

    Posted anonymously at 19:56, Tuesday 9 February 2021

  • Has someone taken it upon themselves and bought a bag of tarmac and popped it in the hole? This surely isn’t a professional job. It’ll be back to how it was next week.

    Posted anonymously at 15:31, Thursday 11 February 2021

  • Yeah, exactly! Those holes have now became bumps! Who is in charge and who has approved that job?

    Posted anonymously at 16:12, Thursday 11 February 2021

  • Thank you for your enquiry. We have raised a works order to repair the defects that you have reported. These works will be undertaken within the next 6 months. On most occasions we are repairing defects of this nature sooner than this target date, however please do not hesitate to contact us should the defects worsen so that our team can carry out a further assessment, attaching a photograph if possible and safe to do so.

    State changed to: In progress

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 12:07, Tuesday 16 February 2021

  • Terrible repair which has left the road still dangerous to traffic. More potholes forming by the week. Needs a professional repair not just quick dabs of tarmac. They just fall out.

    Posted anonymously at 13:33, Friday 5 March 2021
    Still open, via questionnaire

  • This report is under further investigation.

    State changed to: Under further investigation

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 13:36, Friday 5 March 2021

  • Thank you for your enquiry, this location has been visited and the defects repaired

    State changed to: Closed

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 11:14, Monday 8 March 2021

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