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Water coming UP the drain instead of going down.

Reported via desktop in the Drainage category anonymously at 11:24, Sat 31 October 2020

Sent to Oxfordshire County Council less than a minute later

The drain at the northern edge of the roadway, almost at the eastern end of the block of garages: every time it rains heavily, water comes pouring UP that drain. It then runs westwards along the roadway, overfilling the other drains, and flooding the houses to the north. This drain is clearly BLOCKED at some point below ground: or it doesn't connect to anything other than a small soakaway. This causes considerable distress to the residents, can you please investigate it properly, and fix it. Thank you.

Council ref: ENQ20879554

Asset ID: 290116241

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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 11:24, Sat 31 October 2020

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