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Sunken footpath/ trip hazard

Reported via iOS in the Blocked/Damaged category anonymously at 13:15, Thursday 22 July 2021

Sent to Northamptonshire Highways less than a minute later. ref: 2882555.

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Footpath in front of 21 Hamsterly Park, NN3 5DA is sinking near manhole causing flooding to property of elderly person when heavy rainfall. It is also a trip hazard as there is a drop of several inches

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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 13:16, Thursday 22 July 2021

  • Thank you for your enquiry and for bringing this matter to our attention. Whilst we appreciate and understands your concerns about the condition of the footpath in this section of Hamsterly Park; we can confirm that this land is privately owned. Therefore, it is the responsibility of the adjoining private landowner to carry out remedial works and is outside Northamptonshire Highways’ control. To achieve the best resolution to this matter, we politely advise that you to contact them directly.

    State changed to: not the council's responsibility

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 12:44, Monday

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