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Blocked drains on Welford Rd

Reported via desktop in the Blocked/Damaged category anonymously at 13:31, Wed 15 September 2021

Sent to Northamptonshire Highways less than a minute later. ref: 3003037.

Opposite Taylor French housing development. Road always floods when it rains.

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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 13:32, Wed 15 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 these drains on Welford Road. We note with regret, that you feel it is blocked. We are pleased to confirm that the issue you have indicated in this location, has a drainage team that is going to investigate, clean and test the drains. This should be completed within six weeks’ time. Please be assured that you will receive an update once repairs are concluded.

    State changed to: In progress

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 11:17, Thu 16 September 2021

  • Work not done yet. Drains are still blocked leading to large amounts of surface water towards the traffic lights when it rains.

    Posted anonymously at 19:51, Fri 5 November 2021

  • This report is under further investigation.

    State changed to: Under further investigation

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 19:52, Fri 5 November 2021

  • 12.30 19/02/22 Two trees down on A508 north bound after Boughton fields/Boughton roundabout .Traffic unable to pass safely .

    State changed to: Investigating

    Posted anonymously at 12:58, Friday 18 February 2022

  • When will these drains be in-blocked?

    Posted anonymously at 18:48, Friday 11 March 2022

  • Any chance of an update?

    Posted anonymously at 23:08, Tuesday 31 May 2022

  • Still no update. Do I have to raise a complaint to get someone to respond?

    Posted anonymously at 22:13, Wednesday 31 August 2022

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