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Road outside 55 station road mk43 0ps

Reported via mobile in the Flooded Property category anonymously at 16:15, Fri 18 June 2021

Sent to Central Bedfordshire Council less than a minute later. Council ref: 357950.

There has been a big flooding issue since we have lived here. There is no drainage on this bend of road which means everytime it rains the road gets flooded. The kerb gets covered in water making it hard for cars to see it so they often mount the kerb not knowing where it is. It also prevents me being able to leave my house as its so bad you cant go out there or else you get absolutely covered in water if a car goes past. It splashes all over my driveway and often up my front door too making it filthy. Nobody can walk past on the pavement as they get absolutely drenched by cars driving past as there is absolutely no way for the cars to avoid the massive flooding. I couldnt get out the house to take my daughter to school this morning as there was quite abit of traffic passing through the village and we couldnt even get across the road due to the amount of rain that had collected there and fear of being soaked by passing vehicles. The water was so bad it was actually over my ankles when i finally braved going out to see exactly how high the water had risen. There needs to be a drain system put in place there. Its dangerous and often prevents us leaving the house if its raining.

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  • State changed to: Investigating

    Updated by Central Bedfordshire Council at 16:15, Fri 18 June 2021

  • Thank you for contacting us with information relating to a Highways issue. Your request has been passed to our Traffic Management Team for further investigation. They will inspect the area, look at existing records and investigate the feasibility of the request. They may need to carry out new surveys and consult local Councils or other bodies. They will consider existing budgets and other requests before deciding on the best course of action. All cases vary but this work can often take 4 or more weeks to complete. Please contact us 0300 300 8049 if you would like more information on the progress of this report.

    State changed to: Open

    Posted by Central Bedfordshire Council at 15:37, Fri 16 July 2021

  • Not a Traffic Management Issue - passing back to Area Maintenance Team

    State changed to: Internal referral

    Posted by Central Bedfordshire Council at 09:19, Mon 19 July 2021

  • this was cleaned and tested on 21 july 2021 and reported as now working.

    State changed to: No further action

    Posted by Central Bedfordshire Council at 17:05, Thu 19 August 2021

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