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Blocked drain in road outside 7 Elm road Sidcup

Reported via desktop in the Other street defect category anonymously at 10:13, Wednesday 21 July 2021

Sent to London Borough of Bexley less than a minute later. Report ref: 2879611.

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The drain is blocked and has been since January this year, due to,this drain being blocked water passes by the bus stop , like a stream and passing vehicles soak pedestrians, yesterday a elderly lady got completely soaked after a non stopping bus , passed by, with increasing heavy rain , Bexley should after almost 6 MONTHS have cleared this drain by now , SHAME ON YOU BEXLEY COUNCIL ,that could have been you mother getting drenched yesterday

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  • State changed to: In progress

    Updated by London Borough of Bexley at 10:27, Wednesday 21 July 2021

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    State changed to: Investigating

    Posted by London Borough of Bexley at 10:27, Wednesday 21 July 2021

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    Just to,state this drain has been blocked for that long , there are weeds/ plants growing in it , that doesn’t happen overnight

    State changed to: Open

    Posted anonymously by a non-staff user at 10:27, Wednesday 21 July 2021

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    Just to,state this drain has been blocked for that long , there are weeds/ plants growing in it , that doesn’t happen overnight

    Posted anonymously by a non-staff user at 10:27, Wednesday 21 July 2021

  • Still not fixed it’s now almost 8 Months since I reported this, the council cleaned all the drain in this immediate area in April/May , but missed the only one that was blocked , and this is what some of our council tax money is used for

    Posted anonymously by a non-staff user at 13:30, Wednesday 18 August 2021
    Still open, via questionnaire

  • This rain water gully is still blocked and anyone waiting at the bus stop is getting wet any time a car goes pasrt when it is raining, please can this be resolved as the issue has been going on for nearly a year now.

    State changed to: Investigating

    Posted anonymously by a non-staff user at 10:05, Tuesday 24 August 2021

  • Still not fixed plants now growing in the drain

    Posted anonymously by a non-staff user at 21:44, Tuesday 24 August 2021

  • The report has been inspected by a member of the Highways Team . The inspection concluded that the fault identified within this report does not require further action as it does not meet guidelines where further action or repairs are required at this stage.

    Thank you for reporting this matter.

    State changed to: No further action

    Posted by London Borough of Bexley at 13:24, Thursday 2 September 2021

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