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Side of the road full of potholes

Reported via desktop in the Potholes / Highway Condition category anonymously at 16:45, Fri 18 June 2021

Sent to Northamptonshire Highways less than a minute later. ref: 2802238.

So many HGVs now use the Stoke Road that vehicles are pushed onto the edge of the tarmac. It has been filled many times but within a few weeks the edges of the hole collapse again. The whole side needs attention.

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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 16:46, Fri 18 June 2021

  • State changed to: In progress

    Updated by Northamptonshire Highways at 06:15, Mon 21 June 2021

  • This report has been assessed and a job for repair has been raised.

    State changed to: Action scheduled

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 06:16, Mon 21 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 this section of Stoke Road; specifically, that you feel they are potholes present that are a risk to safety. We appreciate your concerns and have carried out an assessment of the issue and are pleased to confirm that the carriageway defects, that meet the specifications for remedial work that you have indicated in this location, has a repair scheduled to resolve them. This should be completed within six months’ time. Please be assured that you will receive an update once repairs are concluded.

    State changed to: In progress

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 09:01, Mon 21 June 2021

  • Th potholes are getting worse.

    Posted anonymously at 18:38, Fri 16 July 2021
    Still open, via questionnaire

  • This report is under further investigation.

    State changed to: Under further investigation

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 18:39, Fri 16 July 2021

  • Thank you for your further comments. We can now confirm that the defects will be repaired within the next 28 days' time.

    State changed to: In progress

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 10:29, Mon 19 July 2021

  • Thank you for reporting a fault on the highway, the highways team have now resolved the issue.

    State changed to: Fixed

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 11:40, Tue 3 August 2021

  • The repair is so poor that the surface is already getting potholes in it. It required proper tarmac with sealant on the edges rather than a layer of liquid filler followed by fine stones. Heavy vehicles have already dislodged the surface and it will get steadily worse.

    State changed to: Open

    Posted anonymously at 11:03, Sat 14 August 2021
    Still open, via questionnaire

  • This report is under further investigation.

    State changed to: Under further investigation

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 11:03, Sat 14 August 2021

  • Still open, via questionnaire, 18:13, Sat 11 September 2021

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