With roadworks taking place on the oxford road which commence around 5pm a large amount of the lorries servicing the roadworks are using Springfield avenue and surrounding roads as a rat run. So 10 to 20 ton trucks up and down the road until midnight. Please can you stop this practice and enforce this decision. CDC have already announced a wright limit on this stretch of road which is being introduced. Please can they have their own contractors abide by it!
Reported in the Roads/highways category anonymously at 09:34, Fri 7 August 2020
Sent to Oxfordshire County Council less than a minute later
10 to 20 ton trucks servicing the councils roadworks in the oxford road using Springfield avenue and linked roads as a rat run
Council ref: ENQ20873004
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 09:34, Fri 7 August 2020
With current road works on the Oxford Road. 40ft lorries are using farmfield road onto Springfield avenue. There is a limit of 7.5tons. Can you redivert the traffic down Hightown Road or elsewhere. There gave been 4 lorries in 5 minutes past my house.
Posted anonymously at 21:33, Mon 17 August 2020
Thank you for your report. We have looked at this and this has already been implemented.
State changed to: Investigation complete
Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 13:03, Mon 16 November 2020
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