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Transition between old and new tarmac causes shockwaves to propagate to neighbouring properties when hit by heavy lorries

Reported in the Roads/highways category anonymously at 22:33, Wednesday 3 June 2020

Sent to Oxfordshire County Council less than a minute later

On the A40, westbound direction, approaching the cutteslowe roundabout, there’s a transition between old and new tarmac, the latter being a good inch higher than the old one. When heavy lorries are passing over it, they trigger vibrations and the neighbouring properties are shaking.

Council ref: ENQ20866779

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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 22:34, Wednesday 3 June 2020

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