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Unguarded trench.

Reported via Android anonymously at 12:37, Saturday 18 January 2020

Sent to Edinburgh City Council 4 minutes later

A few months back Morriston Utilities dug a trench/hole adjacent to the fence at the end of Redford Place/Redford Neuk. It was guarded by temporary barriers. Subsequently the adjoining fence blew down in recent high winds and the occupants of the property used the temporary barriers to block off their rear garden. The fence has now been repaired but the barriers are now lying in their front garden. The trench is unprotected and has 2 or 3 foot of water in it. A small child or dog could easily fall in with unthinkable consequences. Needs attended to urgently.

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  • Half hearted attempt (presumably not by Morriston?) to put the barriers back but still far from safe.

    Posted anonymously at 19:10, Monday 20 January 2020

  • Barriers still just lying in a heap but at least the hole / trench is now semi blocked off.

    State changed to: Fixed

    Posted anonymously at 13:06, Saturday 15 February 2020

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