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Blocked drain

Reported in the Blocked drain category anonymously at 10:27, Thursday 1 October 2020

Received by Buckinghamshire Council moments later

The drain outside 34 Wheeler Avenue, HP10 8EB is completely blocked with silt from a recent burst water pipe. No rain water can run down the drain. I asked Thames Water to clear it when they were fixing the burst water pipe nearby, but they said drains were the responsibility of the Council.

Any chance the drain could be unblocked before the winter sets in? I believe there are other blocked drains nearby.

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    Transport for Buckinghamshire

    Posted by Buckinghamshire Council at 10:27, Thursday 1 October 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 08:09, Friday 2 October 2020

  • State changed to: In progress

    Updated by Buckinghamshire Council at 08:09, Friday 2 October 2020

  • We have contacted you separately regarding this, and this enquiry is now closed.
    Regards
    Transport for Buckinghamshire

    State changed to: Closed

    Posted by Buckinghamshire Council at 08:11, Friday 2 October 2020

  • State changed to: In progress

    Updated by Buckinghamshire Council at 12:09, Friday 2 October 2020

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