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Drain blocked with leaves twigs and debris

Reported via desktop in the Blocked/Damaged category anonymously at 18:40, Tue 7 December 2021

Sent to Northamptonshire Highways less than a minute later. ref: 3165818.

Culvert / drain kerbside blocked with twigs leaves at the bottom of the Banks and the end of Pytchley Drive, other debris, causing water to flood across the road. Drivers will be unaware as they come down Foxhill Road into Long Buckby. Flooded since heavy rain today 7th December

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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 18:40, Tue 7 December 2021

  • Thank you for your enquiry and for bringing this matter to our attention. We understand that you have concerns about the drainage in this area; specifically that you feel it is blocked and causing potential flooding issues. Whilst we appreciate and sympathise with your comments, we can confirm that there are no immediate safety concerns found during our recent inspection. This location has been inspected by our team and there was no standing water. However, please be assured that we will continue to monitor the area as part of our routine inspections during the next heavy rainfall.

    State changed to: No further action

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 12:53, Wed 8 December 2021

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