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Blocked surface water drain.

Reported via mobile in the Blocked Drain category anonymously at 07:53, Wed 2 August 2023

Sent to Bromley Council less than a minute later. FixMyStreet ref: 4849403.

This surface water drain is blocked with mud and leaves. When it rains a large puddle appears across the half of the road for days and is hazardous to drivers and pedestrians. This drain needs to be cleared asap to avoid repeated flooding of the road.

Asset ID: 730007465

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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 07:54, Wed 2 August 2023

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

    Posted by Bromley Council at 15:51, Fri 4 August 2023

  • Still open, via questionnaire, 21:24, Wed 30 August 2023

  • This surface water drain has not been cleared as at 30/08/2023 and causes flooding each time it rains heavily.

    Posted anonymously at 21:28, Wed 30 August 2023

  • Appropriate action has been taken to resolve the issue.

    State changed to: Fixed

    Posted by Bromley Council at 10:48, Mon 4 September 2023

  • This surface water drain is blocked again with mud and leaves. This is a low point where water and leaves from the overhead tree collects and needs regular clearing. The surface water drain nearby on Shortlands Road is also blocked meaning more water and debris collects in this lower level drain. Both drains need cleaning and should be regularly cleared of debris to avoid water pooling which is dangerous to drivers and pedestrians.

    Posted anonymously at 17:08, Wed 22 November 2023

  • Thank you for your update, the contractors will return and clear the drains.

    State changed to: In progress

    Posted by Bromley Council at 16:50, Mon 4 December 2023

  • This job is more complex than a regular gully cleanse , we are working with the Highways Department to get the issue resolved- thank you for your patience.

    Posted by Bromley Council at 15:47, Friday 26 January 2024

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