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Hidden potential sink hole

Reported via iOS in the Pothole / Failed Reinstatement category anonymously at 10:10, Friday 9 July 2021

Sent to Northamptonshire Highways less than a minute later. ref: 2851957.

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Redact

This hole in the alleyway between Ibstock Close and Hamsterly Park is bizarre but I am concerned that water getting into the hole could be creating a sinkhole below and should be investigated and sealed. The weeds at the path edges on both sides are becoming overgrown

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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 10:11, Friday 9 July 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 footpath between Ibstock Close and Hamsterly Park; specifically that you feel there is a hidden sinkhole there which could be a hazard for pedestrians. We appreciate your comments and have carried out a further assessment of the issue and are pleased to confirm that the footway defects that meet the specifications for remedial work you have indicated in this location, have a repair scheduled to resolve them. This should hopefully be completed within a 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 11:04, Tuesday 13 July 2021

  • Questionnaire filled in by problem reporter

    State changed to: Fixed

    Posted anonymously at 10:46, Friday 6 August 2021

  • This report is under further investigation.

    State changed to: Under further investigation

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 10:47, Friday 6 August 2021

  • Following an on-site risk based assessment there is no action required at this time.

    State changed to: No further action

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 15:48, Friday 6 August 2021

  • Questionnaire filled in by problem reporter

    State changed to: Fixed

    Posted anonymously at 21:09, Friday 6 August 2021

  • This report is under further investigation.

    State changed to: Under further investigation

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 21:10, Friday 6 August 2021

  • Following an on-site risk based assessment there is no action required at this time.

    State changed to: No further action

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 16:08, Sunday 8 August 2021

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