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Illegally parked vehicles idling at the end of Farnaby Road

Reported in the Road and Pavement Issues category anonymously at 13:14, Friday 17 May 2019

Sent to Bromley Council 2 minutes later

Illegally parked vehicles can be seen along the end of Farnaby Road closest to Valley Primary, daily at school drop off and pick up times. Often blocking residents driveways, and regularly idling causing even more pollution outside a school which already suffers from illegal levels of air pollution. Residents politely asking drivers to turn off engines while parked are listened to happily by some and sadly verbally abused by others. The school head regularly patrols the area to try to minimise this but he has a job to do and cannot police the area at all times. Parking attendants need to deal with this issue and the council needs to do more about these issues around schools. Not only is the pollution harmful for children the unsafe parking makes the crossing of the road more hazardous and blocks residents in or out of their driveways. This is an ongoing issue which has never been adequately addressed by the council. The school has tried to communicate the need for consideration of residents to parents but sadly this has had no impact.

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  • Thank you for your report, this is now being investigated. Information on our services and the timeframes we aim to respond in can be found: http://www.bromley.gov.uk/ fixservices

    State changed to: In progress

    Posted by Bromley Council at 13:18, Friday 17 May 2019

  • This report has been referred to our Parking Team, who will deal with the issue and contact you directly if necessary. This report is now closed on FixMyStreet. If you wish to report any further Parking matters, please visit our dedicated web page at: http://www.bromley.gov.uk/ parkingenquiries

    State changed to: Internal referral

    Posted by Bromley Council at 16:16, Wednesday 22 May 2019

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