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Dangerous drop from road

Reported via mobile in the Verges - Damaged by Vehicles category anonymously at 09:30, Thursday 23 June 2022

Sent to Northamptonshire Highways less than a minute later. ref: 3617252.

Verge destroyed by vehicles parking and by flooding from drain that is frequently overwhelmed during heavy rainfall thunderstorms. Road surface now 6 inches above degraded verge

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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 09:31, Thursday 23 June 2022

  • Thank you for your enquiry and for bringing this matter to our attention. We understand that you have concerns about the condition of the verge in this area. Whilst we appreciate and sympathise with your comments, we can confirm that there are no immediate safety concerns relating to this issue that warrant further investigation or repair at this time. However, please be assured that we will continue to monitor the area as part of our routine inspections.

    State changed to: No further action

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 10:55, Friday 24 June 2022

  • This was reported at 09:30 on the 23rd June. Your own Highways inspection team highlighted the fault with yellow marker paint at ~13:00 on the same day but at 10:55 on the 24th you say that it's not a problem.

    If it isn't a problem, why did Highways spray it with yellow paint?

    Posted by Russell Brown at 15:52, Friday 24 June 2022

  • This report is under further investigation.

    State changed to: Under further investigation

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 15:53, Friday 24 June 2022

  • Thank you for your further comments, apologies for any confusion caused. We are pleased to confirm that the defects, that meet the specifications for repair, have been issued to be repaired within the next 6 months. Please be assured that you will receive an update once repairs are concluded.

    State changed to: In progress

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 10:24, Tuesday 28 June 2022

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