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Damaged WNC Fence at Risk of Causing Injury Behind 5 Trussell Road NN3 9NX

Reported via desktop in the Obstruction (Not Vegetation) category anonymously at 13:08, Friday 24 September 2021

Sent to Northamptonshire Highways less than a minute later. ref: 3022655.

There is a fence that runs along a footpath behind the houses on Trussell Road and goes towards Pennycress Place which has been damaged. The residents believe the fence belongs to WNC. Part of the fence has been kicked down, showing 3" nails etc and could cause injury. The crime has been reported to the Police (crime no 21000547900) but the fence needs to be fixed / made secure.

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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 13:09, Friday 24 September 2021

  • Thank you for your enquiry, this has been passed to the relevant team. We will update once a reference has been received.

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 12:12, Monday 27 September 2021

  • State changed to: Open

    Updated by Northamptonshire Highways at 10:43, Tuesday 28 September 2021

  • Thank you for your enquiry and for bringing this matter to our attention. We understand you have concerns about the condition of the footpath in this location; specifically that the fencing that runs alongside the footpath has been damaged. Following our inspector’s visit, we are pleased to confirm that the defects, that meet the specifications for remedial work, have a repair scheduled to resolve them. This should be completed within 6 months’ time. On most occasions we are repairing defects of this nature sooner than this target date. 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, Tuesday 28 September 2021

  • This report has been assessed and a job for repair has been raised.

    State changed to: Action scheduled

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 13:46, Tuesday 28 September 2021

  • Thank you for reporting a fault on the highway, the highways team have now resolved the issue.

    State changed to: Fixed

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 11:20, Thursday 25 November 2021

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