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Street lights broken at top of road (near bus stop) it’s been over a month broken

Reported in the Street lighting category anonymously at 11:53, Fri 28 December 2018

Sent to Oxfordshire County Council 2 minutes later

Multiple Street lights off (has been over 1 month) 6 in total reported- you will find number markings have on many been removed therefore no point asking residents to tell you the light number. Have tried to accurately pinpoint on your map. It’s making unsafe to walk on pavement after dark (3.59pm) can’t see trip hazards very well and quite scary at night.

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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  • That’s alright on further inspection of your reporting site it’s apparent that other residents have reported the same lighting issues TWO MONTHS AGO... to no apparent avail. I’ll just have to get a really big torch to walk down the road. You have no idea how pitch black this street is at night. It’s hazardous.

    Posted anonymously at 13:02, Fri 28 December 2018

  • Fault ref: 00348955 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 anonymously at 13:02, Fri 28 December 2018

  • There is no sign post or street lamp number. This lamp has been broken for two months. It’s technically on oxford road on the central verge at entry to Mortimer drive. Signpost on this lamp. Top of light covered in tree branches and it’s right next to bus stop (as if going towards JR HOSPITAL)

    Posted anonymously at 07:48, Sat 29 December 2018

  • Many thanks , we have a fault on for 13 Oxford Road which looks to be in the same location. We have issued 24 hour faults to look into issues in Mortimer Drive and Nicholas Avenue. Any faults that are service issues will be passed to the cable owner SSE, apologies for all inconvenience caused in this area

    Posted anonymously at 10:23, Mon 31 December 2018

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