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Inconsiderate and dangerous parking

Reported via desktop in the Roads/highways category anonymously at 12:43, Thursday 22 April 2021

Sent to Oxfordshire County Council less than a minute later

There has long been an issue with inconsiderate and possibly dangerous parking in St Leonards Square, outside Village Fabrics and Look In Hairdressers. Prior to recent resurfacing work, cars were frequently parked on double-yellow lines. Following resurfacing work, the double-yellow lines have not been, or have yet to be, repainted. Worst of all, this morning vehicles (including a large SUV) were double parked in this location. This made it impossible to have a clear and safe sightline from the end of Goldsmith's Lane, of vehicles entering the square from Reading Road.

Council ref: ENQ21893013

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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 12:44, Thursday 22 April 2021

  • Thank you for your report. The lines will be replaced once all the work in this area is completed.
    If the vehicle(s) in question is/are parked in a dangerous position they are committing an offence under Section 22 of the Road Traffic Act 1988 and the enforcement of this legislation falls under the remit of Thames Valley Police. They can be contacted via their 101 non emergency number. This report is now closed.

    State changed to: Investigation complete

    Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 08:49, Friday 23 April 2021

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