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Lights failing causing back ups of traffic for the second time in a week.

Reported via mobile in the Signal Stuck category anonymously at 18:41, Thu 7 October 2021

Sent to Northamptonshire Highways less than a minute later. ref: 3048716.

Would hate to be the emergency services right now using this route. Second time this week I’ve been stuck at dead red lights on this road. Whoever provides this lighting system needs to be looked into. Not fit for purpose especially with fuel shortages. May as well closed the whole road off for what it’s worth. Especially when out of hours there’s no one to deal with it.

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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 18:42, Thu 7 October 2021

  • Thank you for your enquiry. we have contacted the developer and the traffic management company about this issue

    State changed to: In progress

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 07:59, Fri 8 October 2021

  • These temporary lights on a45 next to Morris housing development are still faulty, staying on Red for so long people are driving over the red light. The timings not right, causing long delays and long queues. I go over this 4 times a day to get to work and its a real pain and has been for weeks. I’ve just come over it at 11.40am 15th Ocotber.

    Posted anonymously at 12:13, Fri 15 October 2021

  • This report is under further investigation.

    State changed to: Under further investigation

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 12:13, Fri 15 October 2021

  • Still not fixed. This is ridiculous. Why is it not possible for them to find temp lights that actually work?!

    State changed to: Investigating

    Posted anonymously at 18:02, Mon 18 October 2021

  • Please try and fix the Traffic lights. People are now travelling over on the RED light because they are RED to long. There must be an issue regarding Light timing. Why has this job taken / taking so long to fix.

    Posted anonymously at 16:52, Wed 17 November 2021

  • Following a review this issue is not a Northamptonshire County Council responsibility.

    State changed to: not the council's responsibility

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 11:25, Tue 30 November 2021

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