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Deep ruts in road at bus stop outside 282/284 Iffley Rd; dangerous for cyclists

Reported in the Carriageway Defect category anonymously at 14:07, Thu 6 September 2018 using FixMyStreet Pro

Sent to Oxford City Council 3 minutes later

The surface at this bus stop is an ongoing problem - it gets fixed, but then usually lasts only a couple of years before it subsides again.

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  • It's developed again and is again dangerous for cycles and could damage cars. Can you send someone to fix it again please. I believe there's some stuff that can be used different from normal tarmac in that it's more long-lasting (that's what one of your people once told me) in areas such as this; can this be tried this time?

    Posted anonymously at 08:23, Thu 6 December 2018

  • It doesn't actually last 'a couple of years'; it seems to last about six months before it needs repairing again - I've lived here for three or so years and that's been my experience anyway..

    Posted anonymously at 08:24, Thu 6 December 2018

  • Getting worse. It is also reported at this site under a different tag, with a photo attached.

    Posted anonymously at 21:44, Tue 11 December 2018

  • Someone did come round and put some tarmac in the two biggest holes (about six weeks ago), but the edge deterioration has got worse and the stuff they've put in the two holes proved too squidgy to retain its shape as the buses have gone on it; holes are developing again. Some longer-term fix is needed.

    Posted anonymously at 09:19, Thursday 31 January 2019

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