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Poor state of road following roadworks

Reported via mobile in the Current Roadworks category anonymously at 15:39, Monday 8 March 2021

Sent to Oxfordshire County Council less than a minute later

Recent works carried out in this location have left an unacceptable road surface. This was a new road surface laid only last year. Now following work by Crest Nicholson, the house developer to link up to the main sewer, the road has been left uneven with holes and dips in the surface . This is now a source of excessive noise as vehicles pass over it which we unfortunately hear in our house. In future if not put right, this poor surface will break up causing potholes that will have to be repaired by you and paid for ultimately by us from council tax. It is unacceptable that work on a main road is carried to such a low and unacceptable standard.

Council ref: ENQ21889569

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  • State changed to: Investigating

    Updated by Oxfordshire County Council at 15:39, Monday 8 March 2021

  • Since the road was re-opened 9 days ago there has been constant rattling from the new manhole covers day AND night. Crest Nicholson have been asked three times to rectify (Mon 1st March, Fri 5th March and Mon 8th March). Video evidence has also been forwarded. Can someone please take some action. Thank you.

    Posted anonymously at 16:01, Monday 8 March 2021

  • After experiencing many weeks of roadworks outside our house we have now been left with an unacceptable road surface. The road wasn’t swept properly and there are lots of loose stones being thrown up by traffic. This is a danger to the many pedestrians and school children using the footpath alongside the main road as well as a risk for cars to skid behind us when we turn into our driveway. The surface itself is now uneven and noise levels have increased in our home. Please could someone investigate this.

    Posted anonymously at 09:10, Tuesday 9 March 2021

  • The drain cover has either been fitted incorrectly or has moved since being installed as it is constantly rattling as vehicles pass over it. This is heard inside our home and is unacceptable. The consequence of this is the effect on my mental health.

    Posted anonymously at 19:51, Friday 26 March 2021

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