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Blocked drain

Reported in the Blocked drain category anonymously at 09:21, Fri 2 October 2020

Received by Buckinghamshire Council moments later

You said this had been fixed last month, I don't believe that this can be true as I pass this often and haven't seen any difference. Today there is a bit of rain, not heavy, and the photo demonstrates the issue. When we make the effort to report these things we don't expect them to be ignored and to be fare a lot gets done and I thank you for it. This street (Germain) is well known for flooding issues and so needs maintaining at regular intervals, not when it goes wrong. Lots of children walk past this on the school run and many drivers are not the most courteous at avoiding puddles, there are more many issues than just the main one, peoples homes flooding needlessly. Can you contact me privately and tell me who at the council is responsible for regular maintenance?

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  • Thank you for your report which is currently under review.
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    Transport for Buckinghamshire

    Posted by Buckinghamshire Council at 09:21, Fri 2 October 2020

  • State changed to: In progress

    Updated by Buckinghamshire Council at 12:22, Tue 13 October 2020

  • Thank you for your report.

    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.
    Our Highways Inspection Policy 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 12:22, Tue 13 October 2020

  • We are pleased to tell you that the repair of this defect is now complete.

    The reports you make to us are invaluable, they help us achieve our pledge to always put safety first by prioritising the most critical repairs, being available to react 24/7 and regularly inspecting the highway

    Regards
    Transport for Buckinghamshire

    State changed to: Fixed

    Posted by Buckinghamshire Council at 13:00, Tue 22 December 2020

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