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Blocked road drain outside no 33

Reported via desktop in the Road, Pavement & PROW Issues category anonymously at 09:52, Thursday 29 July 2021

Sent to Bromley Council less than a minute later

Last three months this toad drain has been blocked and flood road every time there is rain . It is a safety hazard as drivers do not realize how deep it is and hit kerb. Drivers who do not slow down drive wave of water and spray over pedestrians

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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 09:53, Thursday 29 July 2021

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

    Posted by Bromley Council at 12:01, Wednesday 11 August 2021

  • For information, the order for this repair remains outstanding within our contractor's planned schedule of work. Further arrangements are currently being undertaken to provide traffic management and/or the necessary specialist equipment in order to undertake the works.

    Posted by Bromley Council at 17:09, Wednesday 25 August 2021

  • Appropriate action has been taken to resolve the issue.

    State changed to: Fixed

    Posted by Bromley Council at 12:45, Thursday 16 September 2021

  • Following rain this morning the problem remains exactly the same with large amounts of deep standing water in the road .

    State changed to: Open

    Posted anonymously at 10:56, Friday 1 October 2021

  • Thank you for your update. The rain water gully has been recently cleaned and jetted at this location by LBB's drainage contractor. This has been inspected and is visually clear. The carriageway has been mechanically swept also to reduce early leaf fall blocking the gully grill washed down and deposited during rain fall. Additionally, this gully and one further along has been marked for further investigation to ascertain if there is a fault in the main line to have any required remedial works carried out. If the issue is with the Public Surface Water Sewer, Thames Water will be notified to attend accordingly. Heavy rainfall in short bursts can cause localised issues when the water draining through Thames Water’s drainage sewer is flowing at maximum capacity. In these instances the amount of water that can drain away through drainage gullies can be limited, but it would not necessarily always be indicative of a blockage issue within the gulley itself. If the problem persists beyond events of heavy rainfall please do not hesitate to log another report, however additional investigation has been requested and will be carried out in due course. kind regards. LBB NO5 15/10/21

    Posted by Bromley Council at 16:17, Friday 15 October 2021

  • Thank you for using FixMyStreet to report your concerns to Bromley.

    State changed to: No further action

    Posted by Bromley Council at 16:21, Friday 15 October 2021

  • Appropriate action has been taken to resolve the issue.

    State changed to: Fixed

    Posted by Bromley Council at 09:17, Tuesday 16 November 2021

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