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Blocked drains in Shortlands

Reported in the Road and Pavement Issues category anonymously at 18:00, Tuesday 24 September 2019

Sent to Bromley Council 4 minutes later

Multiple blocked drains in Shortlands yet again allowing large amounts of water to pool on the road . This is a flood risk area please prioritise fixing this as it happens routinely.

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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 18:05, Tuesday 24 September 2019

  • This is really bad again today - worse than the photos above. The drainage is either blocked or insufficient for the volume of water. Pedestrians are having to walk into the traffic on Beckenham Lane to cross Recreation Road. Water is completely submerging manhole covers. If there are electrics/gas in there, and water begins in flow into the chamber, this could cause major issues.

    Posted anonymously at 12:07, Tuesday 1 October 2019

  • Our contractor has been notified to take the appropriate action.

    Posted by Bromley Council at 12:54, Tuesday 1 October 2019

  • Appropriate action has been taken to resolve the issue.

    State changed to: Fixed

    Posted by Bromley Council at 13:21, Wednesday 16 October 2019

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