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2 street lights not working. But the one outside number 20 needs a privacy shade fitting as it’s right outside our bedroom window. The lamp is number 17. Also the lamp opposite has failed too.

Reported in the Street lighting category anonymously at 20:03, Wed 10 October 2018

Sent to Oxfordshire County Council 2 minutes later

See above 2 street lamps not working 1 needs additional shade to stop light into bedrooms seems to be only one without it.

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  • Ref: 346832 Thank you for your report; we have logged this as a fault on our management system. Our current policy is for our contractor to attend electrical & structural emergencies as a priority; these will be attended within a 24hr period. All other faults are logged on our management system, for efficiency, these are grouped by area and the date they were reported, and the contractor attends against a programmed of works based on this approach. We have requested our inspector contact you re fitting of a shade and if this is a viable option. Can you please provide contact details. Thank you

    State changed to: Action scheduled

    Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 10:44, Thu 11 October 2018

  • Contact details are the same as on this report, already provided. I did make an error the street light that requires a bulb and shade is #18 and the other is #19.

    Posted anonymously at 10:48, Sat 13 October 2018

  • Thanks for using Fix My Street to record your problem. We are happy to report that your issue has now been addressed. If this is not the case and there is still an issue please report this via a NEW fix my street report. Thank you

    State changed to: Fixed

    Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 11:30, Thu 18 October 2018

  • This looks like a bodge, not happy with it. Also you did not fix the other light #19 still not working

    State changed to: Open

    Posted anonymously at 18:35, Sun 28 October 2018

  • I will pass your comments regarding the shielding to our inspector to investigate. i have re-logged no 19 as a fault, ref: 347425

    State changed to: Action scheduled

    Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 11:43, Mon 29 October 2018

  • Our inspector has attended site and found that the shield has been painted in the same manner as others in the surrounding area. Therefore unfortunately there nothing further we can do at the current time as we have shaded as requested which is not standard to do so.

    State changed to: Fixed

    Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 12:05, Fri 2 November 2018

  • Still open, via questionnaire, 21:30, Sat 10 November 2018

  • We believe this issue was addressed but due to a technical error it hasn’t been updated on FixMyStreet. We now consider it fixed, but if the issue still exists please let us know by creating a new report on FixMyStreet:

    State changed to: Investigation complete

    Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 15:51, Wed 9 December 2020

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