This drain must be damage as floods rains heavy.
Reported via desktop in the Blocked/Damaged category anonymously at 17:12, Friday 18 June 2021
Sent to Northamptonshire Highways less than a minute later. ref: 2802340.
This drain must be damage as it floods everytime it rains heavy. It was really bad today as the traffic stopped. some cars pulled to the side to avoid driving thru the water! Keeps happening again ,and again every year.
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State changed to: Investigating
Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 17:12, Friday 18 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 The Crescent; 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 10:18, Friday 25 June 2021
This report is now closed to updates. You can make a new report in the same location.