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Portway is icy at top of hill.

Reported via mobile in the Grit Bin - damaged/replacement category by Virginia Griffiths at 22:59, Sun 28 November 2021

Sent to Northamptonshire Highways less than a minute later. ref: 3148489.

The grit bin was reported missing in April. The first snow and freeze of the year finds it still missing. The road is icy and on a hill. Residents cannot spread the grit without a supply. Please add this road to your gritting routes until a replacement bin is placed and filled.

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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 22:59, Sun 28 November 2021

  • Thank you for your enquiry. Unfortunately, we are currently experiencing high volumes of enquiries and will endeavour to respond within 5 working days. Thank you for your patience and understanding.

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 09:43, Fri 3 December 2021

  • We are currently waiting on a new order of grit bins to be delivered and can confirm that this grit bin will be replaced once stock is recieved and resources are in the area. Thank you

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 06:16, Mon 6 December 2021

  • Grit bin was replaced and filled on 21-Dec-21

    State changed to: In progress

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 09:11, Wed 22 December 2021

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