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Numerous deep and wide potholes causing danger

Reported in the Pothole category anonymously at 17:23, Tue 24 April 2018

Received by Buckinghamshire County Council moments later

Several deep and wide potholes- many more photos than allowed here. In all we have around 30 potholes, 10 really serious ones, some up to 3 feet wide and 4-5 inches deep that are now causing car damage and a danger to pedestrians. Council comes when we ask but they don't do a full job and there is no preventative work done to stop small potholes getting bigger. One time they came and repaired just 2. The misuse of resources (all that manpower being sent out to do 2 potholes, then coming back again another time if we keep asking) is shocking!

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  • Thank you for your report which is currently under review.
    We will investigate this and respond to you within 10 working days.
    We will continue to update you by email when your report reaches key stages.
    IMPORTANT: To report anything dangerous, please call us on: 01296 382416 (09:00 – 17:30 Mon-Thurs, 09:00 – 17:00 Friday) or 01296 486630 (out of hours and weekends).
    Regards
    Transport for Buckinghamshire

    Posted by Buckinghamshire County Council at 17:25, Tue 24 April 2018

  • Thank you for your report. We are already aware of this defect which has been added to our works programme.
    We will continue to update you by email when your report reaches key stages.
    Regards
    Transport for Buckinghamshire

    State changed to: Duplicate

    Posted by Buckinghamshire County Council at 07:34, Thu 26 April 2018

  • Either someone at Bucks CC is deeply unintelligent or thinks that I am. Yesterday I received an email saying that my enquiry had been resolved (Numerous deep and wide potholes reported 3 times in 2 weeks - last incident number 40077004). I regard something as being "Resolved" as being "Fixed". Today the potholes remain, as big and as damaging and as dangerous as they were yesterday. Not Fixed or Resolved in any way at all.

    State changed to: Open

    Posted anonymously at 11:49, Thu 10 May 2018

  • Still not fixed.

    Posted anonymously at 23:29, Tue 22 May 2018
    Still open, via questionnaire

  • Getting worse and worse.

    Posted anonymously at 07:51, Wed 20 June 2018
    Still open, via questionnaire

  • Still open, via questionnaire, 10:24, Sun 22 July 2018

  • Potholes are now more like ravines! Need a 4 wheel drive to get down our lane - and I don’t have a 4 wheel drive.

    Posted anonymously at 10:26, Sun 22 July 2018

  • I had a puncture several days ago because of these potholes and am putting in a claim to the council. We have been asking for months for help but no response!

    Posted by Linda Aspey at 12:28, Mon 13 August 2018

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