Blocked culvert under north verge of Upton close, Henley
Reported via desktop in the Drainage category by Agnes L. Challis at 16:45, Wed 7 July 2021
Sent to Oxfordshire County Council less than a minute later
Since 2018 the culvert has been blocked downstream from manhole behind garage of Thornfield Wyndale close causing worrying flooding in the area. Recent investigations carried out by consultants for developers of Premier Inn Hotel (SODC Planning application P21/52618/ful) confirmed "unable to track pipes upstream [from manhole at the end of culvert - see document services removal plan drwg 13884 SK11] due to immediate stoppages.
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 16:46, Wed 7 July 2021
The gullies at this location were cleared in April 2021. The system was left running. Following further reports a team has been tasked to investigate the system beyond the gullies to check the capacity and efficacy of the drainage system at this locations.
Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 15:31, Mon 29 November 2021
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