The large double drain outside New Barn Farm
Reported in the Blocked drain: Blockage inside drain category anonymously at 12:51, Fri 6 December 2019 using FixMyStreet Pro
Sent to Bath and North East Somerset Council 3 minutes later
The large double drain has recently had the pothole around it redone. However, the drain itself is solidly blocked with silt (and was at the time of redoing). This results in the drain opposite backing up and water flooding around the low area of the double drain. This then throws cars into the middle of the road on a dangerous double bend. This is a very key drain to take the surface water running from the opposite field and Whitewood Farm entrance. Periodically locals clear these drains of surface leaves etc, but the double drain is fixed and cannot be unblocked by us.
Thank you for your report, it will be reviewed by the appropriate team.
Posted by Bath and North East Somerset Council at 12:55, Fri 6 December 2019
We have looked into this issue and the appropriate action has been scheduled for future works.You can check back here for further updates.
State changed to: Action scheduled
Posted by Bath and North East Somerset Council at 16:13, Fri 13 December 2019
Our contractor has now completed their work. If this issue reoccurs please log a new report.
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State changed to: Fixed
Posted by Bath and North East Somerset Council at 14:22, Fri 28 February 2020
This report is now closed to updates. You can make a new report in the same location.