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Street light shines directly into top floor window

Reported in the Street lighting category anonymously at 13:25, Fri 14 August 2020

Sent to Oxfordshire County Council less than a minute later

The street light shines directly into my bedroom window, even blackout blinds cannot stop the light. The room is so bright all night even eye masks do not work. It would be great if the bulb could be changed to a less bright colour to limit the glare.

Asset ID: 068220

Column number: 005

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  • Sorry to hear of this issue, we are happy to have a look into this one. Could I ask if its the front or the rear of the lantern causing the issue ? Due to the road we have specific requirements we have to adhere to but if its the rear we can look to shield it for you

    State changed to: Investigating

    Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 11:03, Mon 17 August 2020

  • Still open, via questionnaire, 13:30, Fri 11 September 2020

  • It’s the rear! It would be amazing if it could be shielded thank you

    Posted anonymously at 13:31, Fri 11 September 2020

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    No problem at all , can I just check which unit it is and I will get the fault raised , ive attached a map , apologies again for the inconvenience

    Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 12:05, Mon 14 September 2020

  • Ignore the last update I missed the part below saying column 5, consider the fault raised :)

    State changed to: Action scheduled

    Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 12:06, Mon 14 September 2020

  • It is the one inbetween the restaurant Moya and 96 St Clements Street

    Posted anonymously at 13:57, Mon 14 September 2020

  • We believe this issue was addressed but due to a technical error it hasn't been updated on FixMyStreet. We now consider it fixed, but if the issue still exists please let us know by creating a new report on FixMyStreet:

    State changed to: Investigation complete

    Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 14:55, Monday 10 May 2021

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