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Loose noisy manhole cover , makes loud clanking noise with cars driving over for last 2 months outside number 29 middle section of the road , waking residents each morning.

Reported via mobile in the Obstruction to Highway category anonymously at 16:38, Sat 21 January 2023

Sent to Bromley Council less than a minute later. FixMyStreet ref: 4157112.

There are 2 covers on this section of the road where markings are , not sure which one it is

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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 16:38, Sat 21 January 2023

  • We have investigated this report and found the issue to be the responsibility of Thames Water. We have therefore referred the enquiry to Thames Water. Future issues with Thames Water infrastructure can be reported directly to Thames Water via: https://www.thameswater.co.uk/ contact-us/ report-a-problem

    State changed to: third party responsibility

    Posted by Bromley Council at 12:27, Mon 23 January 2023

  • This problem is now in a very dangerous state with potential for a fatal traffic accident. The tarmac around the manhole is slowly degrading every time a vehicle drives over the manhole cover resulting in the manhole cover becoming extremely loose and in danger of flipping over or snapping and falling into the manhole both of which will cause a very serious and potentially fatal accident.

    Posted anonymously at 11:02, Tue 31 January 2023

  • Emergency works were raised by LBB 02/02/23 to temporarily address the small area of deteriorating carriageway surface directly adjacent to the Thames Water access cover in question. Given that this cover is the property of Thames Water, please note that it is their responsibility to resolve this issue. LBB has already issued them a formal Notice to act, bringing to their attention, also, the noise made whenever a vehicle passes over this cover. All duplicate reports received by LBB in regards to this issue are being referred to Thames Water so they are aware. Should you wish to report this issue to them, also, please do so using the following link: https://www.thameswater.co.uk/ help/ report-a-problem

    Posted by Bromley Council at 16:04, Fri 3 February 2023

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