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Opposite side of Henley road to “the orchard , Cothelstone and Havenholme

Reported in the Blocked drain category anonymously at 17:33, Monday 17 August 2020

Received by Buckinghamshire Council moments later

In times of heavy rain, the rain water coming Down Highfield park, makes it way on to Henley Road Where the various gully’s on both sides of the road can’t cope (these have not been emptied or cleaned through for sometime) This standing water then builds up to a point where it breaks over the kerb and dropped kerbs to cause the drives opposite to flood , at least 3 houses have had garages flooded in the past week (only a matter of time before the houses become affected) The pictures above show the blocked gully’s after a small amount of rain, obviously this becomes worse the heavier it gets . The Henley road after severe rain becomes a torrent, there must be an infrastructure problem

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    Posted by Buckinghamshire Council at 17:33, Monday 17 August 2020

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    We have recorded it and will consider it when we are planning future works in the area. Please note 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.
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    Transport for Buckinghamshire

    State changed to: Action scheduled

    Posted by Buckinghamshire Council at 07:34, Tuesday 18 August 2020

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