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Mud all over the road, sides of the road driven over and knocked down.

Reported via desktop anonymously at 17:46, Thu 19 November 2020

Sent to Oxfordshire County Council and West Oxfordshire District Council less than a minute later

A local house is having work done in the garden and the road is now a mud bath, the sides of the road have been driven over and knocked down. It is dangerous to drive, walk, cycle and ride down. The people doing the work are spending hundreds of thousands of pounds on their garden and they should be made to clean the road and put the sides of the road back as they were. I rode it today and have attached the photos. It was very difficult to ride as my horse was slipping on the mud and the huge work vehicles are loud, noisy and dangerous.

Council ref: ENQ20880935

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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 17:47, Thu 19 November 2020

  • In addition to the mud bath of the road that is very slippery for cars too, the construction workers are parking all their vehicles in passing places that are allocated at the top of the road. This is making it almost impossible to pass traffic approaching in the opposite directions. This is difficult enough with regular sized cars, however there are very large contraction vehicles and trucks coming down this road and I was held up for over 15 minutes as it was impossible to pass as all the workers vans blocked the passing places. This is unacceptable, they should park inside the grounds of the property they are working on or elsewhere but NOT blocking the passing places and causing traffic havoc.

    Posted anonymously at 10:28, Fri 11 December 2020

  • This report has been closed. However the issue has been passed to the relevant team to place os some warning signs

    State changed to: Investigation complete

    Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 09:16, Wed 16 December 2020

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