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The road has again failed both in terms of potholes and unevenness. The entire road between Finmere and Water Stratford and Finmere contains a number of pot holes well in excess of 50mm deep and many of which will cause damage to vehicles if hit. Due to the nature of the road they are difficult to see especially when it has rained. The damage to this road has been a constant problem over many years due to inadequate and poor quality repairs in the past. This is now a significant Health and Safety issue

Reported in the Road surface category anonymously at 08:38, Sunday 2 February 2020

Received by Buckinghamshire Council moments later

As above the road has been allowed to deteriorate over many years without adequate maintenance. It is in need of urgent repair due to the safety issues present.

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    Transport for Buckinghamshire

    Posted by Buckinghamshire Council at 08:41, Sunday 2 February 2020

  • Thank you for your report.

    This has been added to our programme of works. Unfortunately, we are unable to provide you with a timescale for this work to be carried out, we work on a priority based risk matrix in line with our Highway Inspection Policy and therefore programme times can change due to priority based working.

    Please be assured this is on our list of works to be carried out, we will continue to monitor all defects to ensure the safety of our residents as part of our Highways Inspection Policy which can be accessed via the link below;
    www.buckscc.gov.uk/highwaysinspectionpolicy
    Regards
    Transport for Buckinghamshire

    State changed to: Action scheduled

    Posted by Buckinghamshire Council at 12:17, Friday 7 February 2020

  • Still open, via questionnaire, 18:31, Monday 2 March 2020

  • Please can you report this problem as well. You never know we may get it fixed.

    Posted anonymously at 19:32, Monday 30 March 2020
    Still open, via questionnaire

  • Still open, via questionnaire, 08:47, Tuesday 28 April 2020

  • It would appear that the road is being repaired piece meal. Some areas have had work done, it would appear a temporary fix, other areas still have significant pot holes. Be careful!

    Posted anonymously at 18:56, Tuesday 23 June 2020
    Still open, via questionnaire

  • Questionnaire filled in by problem reporter

    State changed to: Fixed

    Posted anonymously at 15:03, Friday 24 July 2020

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