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No street lights at end of Brewery Passage and 4/5 of the Southampton Street car park lights are out. It is so dark you can barely find you car or walk safely on the pavement. This is not an ideal situation for people who work in the centre of Faringdon and leave in the dark at 5pm.

Reported in the Street lighting category anonymously at 09:44, Mon 26 November 2018

Sent to Oxfordshire County Council 1 minute later

The lack of street lights makes walking to the car park after work in the dark dangerous as you cannot see where you are going and un-nerving if you are a single female.

Thank you for contacting Oxfordshire County Council Street lighting, unfortunately we are currently only available to respond to emergency situations which may have an impact on the health and safety of members of the public, these will be dealt with within a 24 hour period.
Reported faults will continue to be registered on our management system and these will be tackled in coming months.

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  • Ref: 348420 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.

    Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 09:59, Mon 26 November 2018

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