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Blocked roadside gully

Reported in the Drainage category anonymously at 14:31, Thu 21 November 2019

Sent to Oxfordshire County Council 4 minutes later

Gully at bottom of Gillotts Lane was cleared out by locals some months ago, but now blocked and full of mud/debris which has been washed down the hill with all the rain, causing flooding If Gillotts Lane had edging and a decent surface only water would be washed down and thereby solve the problem

Council ref: ENQ19848320

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  • 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 14:35, Thu 21 November 2019

  • The gully is now full of rainwater and overflowing into the road to mix with water flowing down Chalk Hill causing flooding at bottom of hill

    Posted anonymously at 11:16, Fri 20 December 2019
    Still open, via questionnaire

  • Still no done and more detritus being washed down Gillotts Lane into the gully = more puddles on the road

    Posted anonymously at 15:59, Friday 17 January 2020
    Still open, via questionnaire

  • Thank you for reporting this issue. The gully issue/blockage will be included in our forthcoming gully cleansing programme. As there is a limited budget, we have to prioritise high flood risk areas. Sometimes it is the volume of water that falls, and our drains are unable to cope, but the water eventually disperses. We will continue to monitor this on our routine inspections. Regards

    State changed to: Investigation complete

    Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 15:34, Monday

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