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Large pothole

Reported via mobile in the Potholes / Highway Condition category anonymously at 00:49, Sunday 5 September 2021

Sent to Northamptonshire Highways less than a minute later. ref: 2979464.

There is a deep and large pothole at the junction of Bickerstaffes and swinneyford road. If a bus or lorry goes over it our house ( number 54 shakes. The pothole is on our side of the road - it is a danger to cyclists. The pothole has been there for at least a month if not longer. There are also numerous smaller potholes outside our neighbours at 56. I know these have been filled numerous times and reported but keep reappearing

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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 00:49, Sunday 5 September 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 road; specifically, that you feel there is a pothole present and it is in a very poor state. We are pleased to confirm that the carriageway defects, that meet the specifications for remedial work, have a repair scheduled to resolve them. This should be completed within four 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 09:43, Tuesday 7 September 2021

  • Damaged vehicle, and have evidence of this. The pot hole is really deep and dangerous.

    Posted anonymously at 15:08, Friday 17 September 2021

  • This report is under further investigation.

    State changed to: Under further investigation

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 15:09, Friday 17 September 2021

  • Thank you again for your enquiry. We are sorry to hear about your concerns relating to this issue. We have revisited the site and have now repaired the defect.

    State changed to: Closed

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 17:04, Tuesday 21 September 2021

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