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Manhole surround has large gap betwen it and road

Reported in the Manhole category anonymously at 14:40, Wednesday 1 January 2020

Sent to Oxfordshire County Council 2 minutes later

This is one of a series of manhole covers from Rose Lane junction to just past the traffic lights that cyclists have to avoid, potentially it is dangerous if wheel gets trapped. Cyclist just move into the line of traffic to avoid. If all these manholes could be safely ridden over without having to change direction to avoid it would be safer.

Council ref: ENQ20851952

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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 14:41, Wednesday 1 January 2020

  • Thank you for your enquiry. We have investigated your report and it has been actioned to be fixed.

    State changed to: Action scheduled

    Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 14:01, Thursday 2 January 2020

  • I can confirm that the gap by this manhole cover is particularly dangerous - I went over it this morning on my bicycle and burst my back tyre.

    Posted anonymously at 10:21, Monday 13 January 2020

  • State changed to: Fixed

    Updated by Oxfordshire County Council at 11:17, Monday 27 January 2020

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