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Broken street light in the alley way that runs from bernwood road begin the properties of Alden Crescent

Reported in the Street lighting category anonymously at 22:12, Tue 15 January 2019

Sent to Oxfordshire County Council 2 minutes later

The street light has been broken for months and is causing antisocial behaviour and rubbish dumping in the alley way as it is pitch black without the light working

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  • Thank you for bringing this to our attention, unfortunately the unit(s) you are referring to are not owned or maintained by Oxfordshire County Council, these are private lights that would be the responsibility of the developer/landowner whom you would need to contact direct.

    Unfortunately we do not keep records of private units. Please accept our apologies as we cannot assist any further on this occasion.

    State changed to: not the council's responsibility

    Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 13:16, Wed 16 January 2019

  • How is a street light not your problem? It’s a public footpath!!!!!

    Posted anonymously at 14:25, Wed 16 January 2019

  • And it has an oxford county council sticker on! So yes it is your problem and needs to be fixed as soon as possible!

    State changed to: Open

    Posted anonymously at 14:26, Wed 16 January 2019

  • Thank you for your report, to enable us to log the fault to the correct unit can you please advise using the attached map the street light number you are referring to. If the unit is not on the map this would not be owned/maintained by Oxfordshire County Council and would need to be reported to the developer/landowner direct. Unfortunately we do not keep records of private lights.

    State changed to: Investigating

    Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 09:07, Thu 17 January 2019

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