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Small 2-3" hole appeared in pavement. Tarmac looks fragile around it.. Put 12" stick into it and it didn't reach bottom..

Reported in the Pavements & kerbs category anonymously at 08:35, Tue 13 August 2019

Sent to East Sussex County Council 4 minutes later

Only noticed this yesterday but tarmac surrounding hole seems thin and as if it may break up into a larger hole..

(COULD ALSO DO WITH MORE TARMAC ON MILLFIELD RISE ROAD. At present, more concrete than tarmac!!!)

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  • Hole is between 12 and 14 Millfield Rise, TN40 1QY.

    Posted anonymously at 01:02, Fri 23 August 2019

  • Still open, via questionnaire, 09:44, Tue 10 September 2019

  • PROBLEM STILL NOT FIXED. A neighbour placed a cone over the hole but needed it so I have put a thin stick down the hole and it supports a child’s toy cone. A child could run and fall into it if the surrounding tarmac gives way which is likely if weight is put on it. An animals could get its leg stuck down it.

    Posted anonymously at 18:40, Sun 15 September 2019

  • Still not mended and second cone disappeared. if tarmac breaks through with weight of person, that person will get hurt.

    Posted anonymously at 21:04, Mon 23 September 2019

  • O/s 12/14 Hole in pavement is hollow underneath and tarmac could collapse. Needs filling and is a trip hazard!! Emergency repair need!! Before someone has a accident there!!

    Posted anonymously at 17:33, Tue 8 October 2019

  • Sorry don’t know how to add photo. Problem still not resolved just pleased thin layer of tarmac has not broken and somebody has not fallen down it.

    Posted by Sheelagh Barnes at 22:57, Sun 13 October 2019

  • 25.3.2020 STILL NOT FIXED. Hole getting a bit bigger and tarmac around still looks fragile.

    Posted anonymously at 17:20, Wednesday 25 March 2020

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