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The granite sets at the entrance to Orchard Close

Reported via desktop in the Road Markings category by Elisabeth Wood at 11:02, Sun 8 January 2023 using FixMyStreet Pro

Sent to Oxfordshire County Council less than a minute later. FixMyStreet ref: 4100284.

The sets across the entrance from St Andrews Road need replacing or lifting. Over the years that road surface "growth" has rendered them inefficient at preventing rain water entering the Close after heavy rain, thus causing it to flood alarmingly. Please could the Council include in the planned works the rectification of this current failure. The Close has recently spend a large sum of money having the land drains cleaned out. Most of the debris in one was the refuse from St Andrews Road gutters.

Council ref: ENQ23942724

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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 11:02, Sun 8 January 2023

  • Has this matter been discussed further please?

    And I'm also awaiting progress on my request to have double yellow lines painted on the corner Orchard Close/up St Andrews Road. Cars are continually being parked right on the corner obliterating view and therefore safe exit.

    Posted by Elisabeth Wood at 11:46, Sat 18 February 2023

  • Thank you for your enquiry. I have visited the site and assessed the problem that you have identified. Unfortunately it does not meet our current intervention criteria so I cannot arrange a repair. We will continue to monitor this during our routine inspections.

    State changed to: Investigation complete

    Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 10:21, Thu 23 February 2023

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