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Thick sludge/mud

Reported via mobile in the Obstruction (Not Vegetation) category anonymously at 16:29, Thu 1 December 2022

Sent to Northamptonshire Highways less than a minute later. ref: 4008801.

The path is covered in thick sludge rendering it impassable on foot. Pedestrians are forced to step on to the road (A4500) to pass the obstruction.

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  • Thank you for reporting a fault. Officers will now investigate the concerns and this may take up to 5 working days. If you believe that your concerns are urgent then please phone us.

    State changed to: Investigating

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 16:29, Thu 1 December 2022

  • Investigation: Completed (Fixed on site) - We can confirm that we have cleared the footpath whilst on the site.

    State changed to: Fixed

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 08:48, Fri 2 December 2022

  • The fix appears to have worked temporarily as now, due to the sloping road surface, shallow curb and the direction of water/silt naturally draining in this area it's apparent that the issue will be on going and the path will continue to become inaccessible until further action is taken to prevent a build up obstructing pedestrian access.

    State changed to: Open

    Posted anonymously at 21:42, Tuesday 3 January 2023
    Still open, via questionnaire

  • The path is still impassable due to sitting water and thick sludge. When there is heavy rainfall the adjacent road also floods.

    Posted anonymously at 13:57, Thursday 12 January 2023

  • As you can see from the photo the path is now completely impassible people now have to walk onto the A4500 to get by this is an accident waiting to happen

    Posted anonymously at 09:37, Saturday 15 April 2023

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