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Blocked Drain

Reported via desktop in the Blocked - flooding road/path category anonymously at 15:47, Wednesday 9 June 2021

Sent to Northamptonshire Highways less than a minute later. ref: 2780085.

The drain outside number 6 is blocked to to the top and is causing flooding down the road. grass is now growing out of this drain and down the road was about 18 inches tall a resident has now cut this. please could this be sorted.

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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 15:47, Wednesday 9 June 2021

  • Thank you for your enquiry and for bringing this matter to our attention. We understand that you have concerns about the condition of the drains on Weedon Road; specifically that you feel they are blocked and potentially pose a flooding risk. Whilst we appreciate your comments and frustration, we have carried out an investigation and can confirm that there are no immediate safety concerns evident. However, we are pleased to confirm that cyclic cleansing of the drains and gullies in this area will commence in the near future (within the next six months). In some cases, we are able to attend before this prospective time; however, at this time, we have no further information other than the timeframe given above. For further information, please refer to: https://www.northamptonshire.gov.uk/ councilservices/ northamptonshire-highways/ roads-and-streets/ Pages/ highway-drainage.aspx.

    State changed to: Closed

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 08:42, Tuesday 15 June 2021

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