Water running down street
Reported in the Drainage category anonymously at 11:27, Sunday 5 January 2020
Sent to Oxfordshire County Council 8 minutes later
There has been water running down the hill for several weeks now. Either blocked drain or broken pipes. Will be nasty if freezes as is running across whole if road in places and will cause sheet ice.
Council ref: ENQ20852321
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 11:35, Sunday 5 January 2020
The image shows the extent to the problem. The drains are blocked and so the water is running down the hill. The circled part of the image shows a drain that literally has water flowing out of it. The ones above and below this one on the hill are not working properly either. Pedestrians are getting splashed by this water when vehicles drive past.
As pointed out elsewhere on here - if this water freezes, the road will become an ice rink and extremely hazardous. This needs sorting out asap due to the time of year.
Posted anonymously at 11:25, Monday 6 January 2020
Water is still running down the street and needs investigation
Posted anonymously at 21:01, Friday 24 January 2020
Its still running down the street
Posted anonymously at 16:36, Sunday 2 February 2020
Still open, via questionnaire
This report is not the responsibility of Oxfordshire County Council. Please liaise with thames water who are aware, and responsible for this issue.
State changed to: Investigation complete
Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 12:02, Tuesday 4 February 2020
This report is now closed to updates. You can make a new report in the same location.