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Lorries continuously parking outside Grupo Antolin, Tachbrook Park Drive causing hazard, delay, obstruction and damage to verge

Reported in the Obstruction or hazard on road category anonymously at 15:29, Sun 18 December 2016

Sent to Warwickshire County Council 1 minute later

I frequently drive or walk along Tachbrook Park drive but always encounter problems outside Grupo Antolin with lorries waiting outside on road, half on the verge or completely blocking the road or path. They appear to use the public road as their personal lorry park with no regard for for road or path users. Much damage has been done to the verges (churned up into mud) and at least one streetlight knocked over. It causes chaos at rush hour and is dangerous to drivers and pedestrians. I feel the company should be made to reorganize the space within their land to accommodate the heavy volume of HGVs loading and unloading each day and night. This problem has been on going for years but appears to have worsened over the last year. Some drivers even pull their cab curtains and sleep in their lorry on what is a main road. The others leave their engines running for considerable lengths of time - hours.

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  • Warwickshire County Council has received your report which will be reviewed accordingly. There are no automatic updates to the status of this report - this is something we are working on as part of the improvements to fault reporting

    Posted by County Highways at 11:30, Mon 19 December 2016

  • Still open, via questionnaire, 17:00, Mon 16 January 2017

  • Still open, via questionnaire, 22:46, Mon 13 February 2017

  • Lorries now appear to be only parking on the road as cones placed on verges. However I did see one lorry half on verge as had crushed the cones.

    Posted anonymously at 22:46, Mon 13 February 2017

  • Still open, via questionnaire, 22:08, Wed 15 March 2017

  • Much better with less road parking / waiting by lorries. Verges still need reinstating.

    Posted anonymously at 22:08, Wed 15 March 2017

  • Questionnaire filled in by problem reporter; State changed to: Fixed, 22:46, Wed 12 April 2017

  • Questionnaire filled in by problem reporter

    State changed to: Fixed

    Posted anonymously at 22:46, Wed 12 April 2017

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