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Sunken road

Reported via desktop in the Potholes / Highway Condition category anonymously at 19:16, Sun 18 September 2022 using FixMyStreet Pro

Sent to Northamptonshire Highways less than a minute later. FixMyStreet ref: 3833211.

This road is just like riding a roller coaster It has sunk in various places which are appalling and awful to drive on The road pitches from left to right as the sunken areas throw your vehicle around The whole road needs to be assessed and repaired heading to and from the A14

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  • Thank you for reporting a fault. Officers will now investigate the concerns and this may take up to 5 working days. If you believe that your concerns are urgent then please phone us.

    State changed to: Investigating

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 19:16, Sun 18 September 2022

  • Investigation: Completed (Defect Found), Defect Repair: Not Started - Thank you for your enquiry and for bringing this matter to our attention, regarding this section of the A. We are pleased to confirm that the carriageway defects that meet the specifications for remedial work, have a repair scheduled to resolve them. This should be completed within six months’ time. Please be assured that you will receive an update once repairs are concluded. We usually find these defects are tended to within 13 weeks.

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 09:41, Thu 22 September 2022

  • Still full of potholes and incredibly uneven surface. Most locals use the over taking lane as the left lane is so bad. Issues in both directions

    Posted anonymously at 20:18, Mon 23 January 2023

  • So I first reported this awful road on the 18/9/22 and as yet there has not been any repair and it is getting worse In addition to the large dips there are also numerous potholes

    Posted anonymously at 19:06, Sun 30 April 2023

  • Road is still in a bad condition and it is a year later. Awful.

    Posted anonymously at 17:05, Mon 4 September 2023

  • Thank you for providing an update. Officers will now investigate the concerns and this may take up to 5 working days. If you believe that your concerns are urgent then please phone us.

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 17:05, Mon 4 September 2023

  • Investigation: Completed (Defect Found), Defect Repair: Not Started - Due to the underlying issues of the route, notably the depressions, the site investigation will be substantial to ensure the correct data is collected to inform any future design. Presently there are no plans to implement a permanent solution this financial year, however, the site investigations is the first step in the process to determine any future work.

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 15:22, Mon 11 September 2023

  • Investigation: Completed (Defect Found), Defect Repair: Rejected

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 09:45, Wed 18 October 2023

  • Defect found and then defect repair rejected? What does this mean @Northamptonshire Highways?

    Posted anonymously at 08:51, Mon 23 October 2023

  • Thank you for providing an update. Officers will now investigate the concerns and this may take up to 5 working days. If you believe that your concerns are urgent then please phone us.

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 08:52, Mon 23 October 2023

  • Investigation: Completed (Defect Found), Defect Repair: Rejected - A full Road Safety Audit of the A6116 from Stanion to Islip/A14 will be undertaken to identify the immediate safety concerns and to implement, where necessary, control measures on a temporary basis while the site extents are investigated to determine the appropriate permanent solution. The control measures being assessed could include installation of additional signage, reduction of the speed limit and/or temporary traffic management along the route.

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 15:27, Mon 23 October 2023

  • Temporary speed restriction signs have been up for a while now, 6 months maybe? Has there been any progress on getting this road repaired? Any updates?

    Posted anonymously at 14:28, Monday 15 January 2024

  • Thank you for providing an update. Officers will now investigate the concerns and this may take up to 5 working days. If you believe that your concerns are urgent then please phone us.

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 14:28, Monday 15 January 2024

  • Investigation: Completed (Defect Found), Defect Repair: Rejected - A full Road Safety Audit of the A6116 from Stanion to Islip/A14 will be undertaken to identify the immediate safety concerns and to implement, where necessary, control measures on a temporary basis while the site extents are investigated to determine the appropriate permanent solution. The control measures being assessed could include installation of additional signage, reduction of the speed limit and/or temporary traffic management along the route. Update 15-1-24 Due to the underlying issues of the route, notably the depressions, the site investigation will be substantial to ensure the correct data is collected to inform any future design. Presently there are no plans to implement a permanent solution this financial year, however, the site investigations is the first step in the process to determine any future work.

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 14:51, Wednesday 17 January 2024

  • Is there any updates from the investigation, it's been almost a month since the last update and several months since the temporary speed limits have been put in place

    Posted anonymously at 15:51, Monday 12 February 2024

  • Thank you for providing an update. Officers will now investigate the concerns and this may take up to 5 working days. If you believe that your concerns are urgent then please phone us.

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 15:51, Monday 12 February 2024

  • Investigation: Completed (Highways to Monitor, Routine Inspection Programme), Defect Repair: Rejected - Due to the underlying issues of the route, notably the depressions, the site investigation will be substantial to ensure the correct data is collected to inform any future design. Presently there are no plans to implement a permanent solution this financial year, however, the site investigations is the first step in the process to determine any future work. We can also confirm that we will have a decision on any future works in late March 2024, if confirmed these works will go ahead in the 24/25 financial year.

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 14:09, Friday 16 February 2024

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