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Manhole cover in High St not fitted correctly - moves when run over by vehicles

Reported in the Manhole category anonymously at 08:57, Mon 21 September 2020

Sent to Oxfordshire County Council less than a minute later

A High St located manhole cover in High St, close to Brasenose College is badly fitted/loose. Every time a vehicle runs over it there is a loud noise which causes disturbance and may be a sign that it will fail.

Council ref: ENQ20876567

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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 08:57, Mon 21 September 2020

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    The attached image identifies the chamber which was reported to yo u on 21 September 2020. As of this morning has still not been attended to. Can you please confirm when the problem has been fixed.

    Posted anonymously at 11:45, Wed 21 October 2020

  • This issue still hasn't been resolved and is getting worse! The drain cover makes a loud clank/bang every time a vehicle passes over it. It's driving those of us who live or work by it mad.

    I don't think it would take much work to fix it. Please could it be done asap.

    Posted anonymously at 10:40, Wed 18 November 2020

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