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Drain cover is collapsing.

Reported in the Blocked drain category anonymously at 16:20, Saturday 27 June 2020

Received by Buckinghamshire Council moments later

In Beechingstoke, in front of garage block. This is where the garbage trucks pivot. Cover has dropped an inch in a fortnight. Concrete support collar has probably cracked. If it breaks, the road is blocked to essential services as well as residents.

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    Transport for Buckinghamshire

    Posted by Buckinghamshire Council at 16:20, Saturday 27 June 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 11:58, Wednesday 1 July 2020

  • State changed to: In progress

    Updated by Buckinghamshire Council at 11:58, Wednesday 1 July 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 11:58, Wednesday 1 July 2020

  • State changed to: In progress

    Updated by Buckinghamshire Council at 13:18, Wednesday 1 July 2020

  • White paint has been applied around it.

    Posted anonymously at 14:58, Sunday 26 July 2020
    Still open, via questionnaire

  • After last week's rubbish collections the drain is down another centimetre at one side.

    Posted anonymously at 15:14, Sunday 23 August 2020
    Still open, via questionnaire

  • Still open, via questionnaire, 16:58, Sunday 20 September 2020

  • On the day the drain collapses, I shall photograph it and put the pic on all the local social networks with explanatory comment.. The white paint around it has almost disappeared.

    Posted anonymously at 09:49, Monday 19 October 2020
    Still open, via questionnaire

  • Contractor fixed other adjacent pothole but refused this drain as it was'n't on his list. Garbage truck driver unhappy about having to reverse over the drain.

    Posted anonymously at 13:37, Monday 16 November 2020
    Still open, via questionnaire

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