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Sunken manhole with loose cover 21 Lower St

Reported in the Roads/highways category by Matt Cooper at 09:20, Thu 24 May 2018

Sent to West Sussex County Council 5 minutes later

House being shaken by lorries speeding over sunken trio of BGas access hatches, now noisy as well since they dried out. This is a very long-standing recurrent problem caused by speed, heavy traffic and very poor siting and maintenance of the accesses.

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  • Nothing happened after WCC inspected and said they would report the problem to Southern Gas Networks (after1 month) so I contacted them direct. A chap came the same day, cured the clanging, marked up the road for the works team and posted an email saing it would be done 'asap'.

    Posted by Matt Cooper at 21:28, Thu 21 June 2018
    Still open, via questionnaire

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