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Loose manhole cover on Wantage Road heading towards GWP

Reported via desktop in the Manhole category anonymously at 15:32, Monday 12 July 2021

Sent to Oxfordshire County Council less than a minute later

Loose manhole cover on Wantage Road just before hospital turning results in loud and repetitive noise as cars cannot avoid it.

Been a problem since cycle lane works completed approx May 2021

Council ref: ENQ21900493

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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 15:33, Monday 12 July 2021

  • The problem is the badly aligned storm drains that in the main carriageway that are now located in the vehicle wheel tracks. It is like living next to a railway line.

    Posted by Nigel Fairfield at 09:17, Friday 16 July 2021

  • Thank you for your report. We have assessed it and found that it does not currently meet the criteria for intervention, so will not be fixing at this time.

    State changed to: Investigation complete

    Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 14:04, Friday 6 August 2021

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