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Along road between sections of chess valley walk

Reported via mobile in the Pothole category anonymously at 17:20, Monday 24 May 2021

Received by Buckinghamshire Council moments later

Multiple large potholes along the road. Have all been refilled at least twice over the past year but each time the workers simply put more tarmac on-top. They do not clear the debris or loose gravel which has washed into the road, and it lifts within days. They must clear them or cut out properly when refilling!

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    Posted by Buckinghamshire Council at 17:21, Monday 24 May 2021

  • Thank you for your report.
    We have inspected the defect and will aim to repair within 6-8 weeks.
    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
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    Transport for Buckinghamshire

    State changed to: Action scheduled

    Posted by Buckinghamshire Council at 08:37, Tuesday 25 May 2021

  • The contractors have repeated the actions of their predecessors and simply tipped more surfacing into the potholes which were filled with debris from the road and banks. It won’t last more than a couple of weeks. They haven’t even filled all of them. Please can you get someone out to re-inspect and re-fill correctly ie remove debris and/or cut out existing loose substrate or resurface this area. I hear cars bottoming out all the time here, and cyclist have come off their bikes several times as there is no safe route to take or stable surface to stop on when they come down the road from Ley Hill.

    Posted anonymously at 12:07, Wednesday 29 September 2021

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