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Street light removed and not replaced

Reported in the Street lighting category anonymously at 12:04, Tue 4 December 2018

Sent to Oxfordshire County Council 1 minute later

A few weeks ago the street light was removed from this corner due to work at entrance to building site Cherwell Rise and has not been replaced. This corner is now very dark and dangerous for pedestrians and road users.

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  • At the last meeting of Tackley Parish Council 07.01.19 it was reported that this light has still not been replaced. The Council has asked me to enquire when it will be repaired.

    Posted by Janette Read at 13:17, Monday 14 January 2019

  • The attached photographs were taken at the exit from the Barwood homes site in Tackley at 425pm on Friday 25th January.

    This is how Rousham road was left! It is dangerous for pedestrians, children, and all vehicles in winter conditions particularly bikes. I am disgusted and effected by this and want something done about it. Otherwise I will be reporting this to the HSE and Oxford mail.

    Enough is enough. They are clearly ignoring any advice they are being given and are going to cause a serious accident.

    Already reported to WODC !

    I want this road cleaned up and left clean no excuses.

    Mr Keith Mcdonagh

    8 The Ridge Tackley

    Posted by Keith Mcdonagh at 17:31, Sunday 27 January 2019

  • This streetlight is still not replaced and now the one adjacent is not working. It is very dangerous, It is a blind bend with no lighting or signage to say a sharp bend. The road is covered in mud and you are unable to see the bend until you get close which could cause cars to slip and slide.

    Posted anonymously at 18:56, Monday 11 February 2019

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