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Totally blocked drain

Reported via desktop in the Blocked/Damaged category anonymously at 13:33, Friday 16 April 2021

Sent to Northamptonshire Highways less than a minute later. ref: 2674971.

Drain has been blocked for over a year since contractors left debri in the road. Stagnent filthy water remains after heavy rain.

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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 13:34, Friday 16 April 2021

  • They should clean them regularly. When was the last cleaning done?

    Posted anonymously at 13:43, Friday 16 April 2021

  • Thank you for your enquiry, Site visited. No immediate flooding or safety defects that meet local authorities investigatory levels found at time of inspection. Gullies will be cleaned on routine cyclical maintenance. councilservices/ Northamptonshire-highways/ roads-and-streets/ Pages/ highway-drainage.aspx

    State changed to: Closed

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 11:53, Monday 19 April 2021

  • Wow, clearly it is non functional, therefore immediate cleaning is required. When was the last time the routine maintenance was done on this location please? ;(

    Posted anonymously at 15:14, Monday 26 April 2021

  • This report is under further investigation.

    State changed to: Under further investigation

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 15:16, Monday 26 April 2021

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