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The road drainage is blocked

Reported in the Blocked drain category anonymously at 12:04, Monday 24 February 2020 using FixMyStreet Pro

Sent to Lincolnshire County Council 2 minutes later. Council ref: 367872.

The road drainage in this location is blocked ( opposite the garage and at the front of 70 Chaplegate and is not functioning , which is leading to my home drainage being over filled from the road. the camber of the road is such that with these road drainage being blocked all of the water is cascading on to my home.

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  • Thank you for reporting this issue. A highways officer will investigate and provide an update within 14 days.

    Posted by Lincolnshire County Council at 12:07, Monday 24 February 2020

  • This fault will be fixed as part of our next cycle of works. We cut the grass three times a year and treat weeds twice a year between April and October. We clean highway drains once a year.

    State changed to: No further action

    Posted by Lincolnshire County Council at 14:37, Friday 28 February 2020

  • My driveway is currently has > 25 mm of road surface water run off and today it is already within 25 mm of my front door step, and today it has only be raining lightly!

    Consequently if you believe and consider that your actions are the correct ones, then please indeed proceed and stand by them. However as a consequence of your refusal and negligence, in this matter, I shall undertake and initiate legal action accordingly and in the mean time I will hire a private contractor to resolve this terrible situation and provision all costs to Lincolnshire counter council accordingly. I am looking forward to meeting your legal deployment in court accordingly.

    Posted anonymously at 16:24, Friday 28 February 2020

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