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Mattress, chair and shopping trolley dumped

Reported in the Pavement category anonymously at 17:55, Thu 10 September 2020

Sent to London Borough of Bexley less than a minute later

There is a mattress, shopping trolley (which is now becoming a rubbish bin) and a garden chair dumped on freta road, near number 39. This spot is becoming a regular dumping ground and it’s very unpleasant for residents

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  • State changed to: Investigating

    Updated by London Borough of Bexley at 07:38, Fri 11 September 2020

  • The shopping trolley is gone the mattress and chair are still there and noe someone has also dumped what looks like an old climbing frame in the alleyway

    Posted anonymously by a non-staff user at 18:09, Mon 28 September 2020

  • The mattress has now fallen over and is blocking the pavement. Can this be removed ASAP, it’s a hazard now

    Posted anonymously by a non-staff user at 11:20, Fri 2 October 2020

  • Well it seems that the council have been round to take a look as they have also dumped a blue serco bag in-front of the mattress and the chair. Bexley Council can you please advise why it take 3 weeks to get rid of this rubbish?

    Posted anonymously by a non-staff user at 17:26, Sun 4 October 2020

  • The mattress has now fallen over onto the pavement. It is soaking wet and a complete hazard. Let’s just hope for your sake a blind or elderly person doesn’t trip over it and hurt themselves. Why is it taking so long to get rid of it. This road is turning into a fly tippers paradise

    Posted anonymously by a non-staff user at 18:07, Sun 4 October 2020

  • I know the council will stress COVID is delaying things like this, but it didn’t delay the parking enforcement officers patrolling the street the other day looking for fines... shall we stop paying council tax until you have sorted this issue?? It is a health hazard and eyesore

    Posted anonymously by a non-staff user at 20:53, Sun 4 October 2020

  • Well at least the mattress seems to have gone! For some reason the chair remains??! I also emailed worksdirect@bexley.gov.uk last night in addition to fixmyst and got a polite response this morning saying it would be dealt with and low and behold the mattress has now disappeared. Maybe the council are overwhelmed by fixmystreet.com hence the delay?

    Posted anonymously by a non-staff user at 18:10, Mon 5 October 2020

  • Still open, via questionnaire, 18:03, Thu 8 October 2020

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