A bench that is situated outside my bedroom window of my ground floor flat
Reported anonymously at 12:05, Thursday 7 November 2019
Sent to Cherwell District Council and Oxfordshire County Council 6 minutes later
The developers of the housing estate made the ridiculous decision to place public bench outside my ground floor flat, within touching distance of my bedroom window. For the past 2 years, I've been back & fourth with complaints to the council, only to be have just been told that Oxford CC Highways is now responsible for that land. The disruption that this bench causes us has now become unbearable. Youths & adults all congregate at the bench at all times of the day & night, causing his disruption with noise, alcohol and rubbish. When I'm alone, I find it very intimidating (especially at night) when a group of men are sat drinking on the bench, just feet away from where I'm trying to sleep. Getting the police to patrol the area (as has been suggested) is not the solution here. I would like the bench and bin removed as a matter of urgency and placed in a more appropriate place. You can see from my attached photo that my bedroom window is directly behind the bench.
Council ref: ENQ19846972
Thank you for your enquiry. This issue has been passed onto the relevant team for investigation.
State changed to: Investigating
Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 12:10, Thursday 7 November 2019
Please can someone get in touch with me as I've not had a response to the above
Posted anonymously at 11:52, Friday 15 November 2019
This report is not the responsibility of Oxfordshire County Council will pass to Cherwel district council.
State changed to: Investigation complete
Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 10:27, Tuesday 26 November 2019
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