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Street light is out again and the foot path is pitch black

Reported in the Street lighting category anonymously at 18:24, Thu 20 December 2018

Sent to Oxfordshire County Council less than a minute later

The street light has been out for about 8 months now. The bulb has been changed several times and keeps blowing so there must be an electrical fault with the lamp.

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  • Ref: 349251 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.

    State changed to: Action scheduled

    Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 09:03, Fri 21 December 2018

  • This light is still not working. Can you provide information on when it will be repaired. As noted above it has been not working properly for months.

    Posted anonymously at 17:41, Fri 11 January 2019

  • Thank you for your report, we have attended site and found that specialist equipment is required to fix the issue due to the units location, we will attend to this as soon as resources allow.

    Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 08:00, Mon 14 January 2019

  • 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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