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Drain collapsed and blocked by debris

Reported via desktop in the Blocked rainwater gulleys category anonymously at 10:09, Thu 5 November 2020

Sent to London Borough of Bexley less than a minute later

This is outside 8 Alton Close on the pavement. This drain has been repaired already this year. However, it is NEVER cleaned and consequently debris builds up in the drain causing it to overflow and then to cause the drain cover to move.

To my knowledge this has never been added to any kind of cleaning programme/routine in the 10 years that I have lived here. Regular maintenance would help to avoid continued complaints about this pavement drain.

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  • State changed to: Investigating

    Updated by London Borough of Bexley at 09:13, Fri 6 November 2020

  • There are still traffic cones placed over the drain. To my , and my neighbour's knowledge, this has not been attended to.

    Posted anonymously by a non-staff user at 17:44, Thu 3 December 2020
    Still open, via questionnaire

  • Still open, via questionnaire, 19:05, Thu 31 December 2020

  • All the paving down the road is cracked and broken and the road has not been resurfaced for 25 years but all the other roads nearby have been resurfaced why hasn't ours we pay the the same amount of council tax as everyone else

    Posted by Gary Fairman at 21:56, Monday 25 January 2021

  • Not fixed!

    Posted anonymously by a non-staff user at 22:42, Monday 25 January 2021

  • Still open, via questionnaire, 06:50, Friday 29 January 2021

  • Still open, via questionnaire, 08:02, Tuesday 2 March 2021

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