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Leaking manhole, for 4 years in front of 69 Jack Straw's Lane

Reported in the Manhole category anonymously at 10:05, Tue 2 January 2018 using FixMyStreet Pro

Sent to Oxford City Council 4 minutes later

Manhole has been leaking for 4 years, causes as hazard when iced over. Link for report on Jack Straw's Lane Association - http://jsla.weebly.com/ roadway-drainage.html

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  • A team from Oxford City Council arrived the same day to investigate and found that the surface water chamber below the manhole was full of silt. The same day, Oxford City Council reported this to Thames Water, who are responsible for the surface water drain. Thames Water said they would send someone to investigate within 8 hours.

    Posted anonymously at 23:11, Thu 4 January 2018

  • An Oxford City Council refuse collecting team recently advised that they had noticed the manhole was still leaking but believed Thames Water had been to clear the chamber. However, on 6 April 2018, some time after a period of heavy rain, water was running from the manhole. FOR FURTHER DETAILS SEE http://jsla.weebly.com/ roadway-drainage.html

    Posted anonymously at 21:50, Mon 9 April 2018

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