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Drain covers in damaged and sunken condition causing noise and property damage as traffic crosses the covers

Reported via desktop in the Road surface category anonymously at 15:46, Wed 25 August 2021

Sent to Buckinghamshire Council less than a minute later

This problem has been ongoing for many months. The noise is unbearable and the damage to property includes cracking walls and slipping roof tiles. The cover causing the main vibration and damaged has been patched many times but is effective only for a week or two each time .A week or so ago the less troublesome drain was repaired, but this is already sinking and causing more trouble than before it was "repaired". Both drains need to be properly repaired as recurrent patching is ineffective and ultimately very expensive

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    Posted by Buckinghamshire Council at 15:47, Wed 25 August 2021

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    State changed to: Closed

    Posted by Buckinghamshire Council at 17:21, Thu 30 September 2021

  • State changed to: Open

    Updated by Buckinghamshire Council at 10:56, Mon 20 December 2021

  • State changed to: Fixed

    Updated by Buckinghamshire Council at 09:27, Mon 28 March 2022

  • State changed to: Open

    Updated by Buckinghamshire Council at 15:34, Thu 7 April 2022

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    Posted by Buckinghamshire Council at 14:14, Thu 19 May 2022

  • We have contacted the customer separately regarding this.

    State changed to: Closed

    Posted by Buckinghamshire Council at 12:00, Fri 20 May 2022

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