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Pavements being used as means for passing traffic

Reported in the Pavements category anonymously at 15:01, Tuesday 2 July 2019 using FixMyStreet Pro

Sent to Oxfordshire County Council 4 minutes later. Council ref: 1682002.

Dear Sir, I wish to make it known, that before long, an elderly person will be knocked over by cyclists using the pavements as a means for passing up East Saint Helen Street, against the normal flow of traffic. Must houses along that Street have front doors that open straight on to the pavement. Another resident was also in the local town office at the time I was reapplying for a parking licence and he probably has written to you recently as his comment was that the cycling routes seem not to mention that East Saint Helen Street is a one-way Street and that the local cycling clubs seem to disregard this matter. Why do we have to wait for an injury before something is done? In an elderly person, that could be terminal or at the least, shatter their confidence and general mobility.

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  • Thank you for your enquiry. This issue has been passed onto the relevant team for investigation.

    State changed to: Investigating

    Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 15:05, Tuesday 2 July 2019

  • This report is not the responsibility of Oxfordshire County Council. I have Reported thus to the Police, please can you report it to the Police yourself on 101.

    State changed to: No further action

    Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 12:31, Thursday 18 July 2019

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