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Light removed and not replaced

Reported in the Street light not working category by Robert Townsend at 18:05, Wed 4 April 2018

Received by Buckinghamshire Council moments later

This street lamp was chopped nearly all the way down for no good reason and a plastic cap was put on what was left of it. This light needs to be repaired as it is very dark when trying to park at night

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    Posted by Buckinghamshire Council at 18:10, Wed 4 April 2018

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    State changed to: Fixed

    Posted by Buckinghamshire Council at 08:47, Thu 5 April 2018

  • Very poor. The local authorities said they couldn’t fine the street lamp in question. I replies giving them precise location but yet to be replaced.

    State changed to: Open

    Posted by Robert Townsend at 19:21, Wed 2 May 2018
    Still open, via questionnaire

  • Still open, via questionnaire, 22:22, Wed 30 May 2018

  • Still not repaired, 1st reported in April 2018. It is now early evening and it’s pitch black when driving into Witham Way cul de sac (no.s 7-33) residential parking area, Council say they cannot locate this broken street lamp! How hard can it be? It is located in the 1st cul de sac on the left as you turn into Witham way on your left.

    Very dangerous when driving into early evening when kids are still out playing. Needs fixing/replacing asap with the new style LED Downlighting street lamp that the council you put in the far corner of Witham Way, just along from where this broken lamp is.

    It is v

    Posted anonymously at 21:29, Tue 6 November 2018

  • Lamp post has now been replaced.

    State changed to: Fixed

    Posted anonymously at 22:24, Mon 18 February 2019

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