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Broken street light - exposed electrics

Reported in the Street lighting category anonymously at 14:31, Sun 11 December 2016

Sent to Oxfordshire County Council 3 minutes later

Lamp 44 on Boundary Brook Lane (which leads to Cowley Marsh Park and Barracks Lane from Marsh Road) has been severely damaged and the electrics are exposed to the elements.

Thank you for contacting Oxfordshire County Council Street lighting, unfortunately we are currently only available to respond to emergency situations which may have an impact on the health and safety of members of the public, these will be dealt with within a 24 hour period.
Reported faults will continue to be registered on our management system and these will be tackled in coming months.

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  • Thank you for your report, this has been passed to our interim contractor to attend and make safe.

    State changed to: Action scheduled

    Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 09:51, Mon 12 December 2016

  • Hi,

    6 months later this has still not been fixed - the lamppost has been left unrepaired without a new light fitting.

    When Ian Hudspeth gets his next round of pocket money from Theresa May could someone please come and fix it?

    Posted anonymously at 12:46, Sun 21 May 2017

  • Thank you for your report, this unit was removed on health and safety grounds, as the new lanterns have now been received in stock this will be fitted as soon as possible.

    Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 09:29, Mon 22 May 2017

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