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Light out over 3yrs

Reported in the Street lighting category anonymously at 23:44, Tue 4 December 2018

Sent to Oxfordshire County Council less than a minute later

This problem is still ongoing...over 3yrs now not good all round..THIS STREET LIGHT IS RIGHT OUTSIDE THE CAPE PUB ON THE PAVEMENT OF ROUND ABOUT HAS NO NUMBER ON

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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  • Unfortunately the issue may be an ongoing one as service was never restored to this unit when works were carried out. We are hoping SSE will rectify a service in the sign post to enable the column can be fed from here. if this is not possible other alternatives may have to be looked into

    State changed to: Action scheduled

    Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 14:12, Thu 6 December 2018

  • This problem is still ongoing

    State changed to: Fixed

    Posted anonymously at 05:00, Monday 14 January 2019

  • This problem has not been fixed..over 3yrs to sort out....

    State changed to: Open

    Posted anonymously at 06:56, Friday 18 January 2019

  • Thank you for your update, this is an open fault on our management system and will be attended to as soon as possible. Our contractor is currently working in areas where the most faults have been registered and will therefore be covering Oxford soon.

    State changed to: Action scheduled

    Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 11:59, Friday 18 January 2019

  • I had a near miss here tonight - this junction is way too dark and has been like it for years - please get if sorted!! Do i have to FOI you about it and go to the paper or does someone have to get killed before you fix it?

    Posted anonymously at 19:20, Friday 1 February 2019

  • This problem is still ongoing.. problem has not been fixed..over 3yrs NOW..very poor service all round in not getting this sorted....

    Posted anonymously at 03:43, Wednesday 17 April 2019

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