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Loose manhole cover in road causing a noise problem getting worse.

Reported in the Manhole Cover category anonymously at 12:11, Friday 19 June 2020

Sent to Barnet Borough Council less than a minute later

The manhole cover makes a loud bang as cars hit the outside edge. Parked cars mean that traffic tends to move to the crown of the road catching the cover as they pass. The noise ihas been worsening over time. The cover is opposite number 40 Long Lane.

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  • The noise of traffic ; cars, motor bikes , lorries, and vans consistently passing over the manhole cover is getting increasingly worse. A constant clang has is not conducive to calm. The irritating excessive , repetitive noise is environmentally unfriendly.

    Posted anonymously at 20:07, Friday 17 July 2020
    Still open, via questionnaire

  • Still open, via questionnaire, 21:00, Friday 14 August 2020

  • As traffic along Long Lane is steadily increasing the constant rattle of wheels on the cover is becoming incessant.

    Posted anonymously at 19:23, Saturday 12 September 2020
    Still open, via questionnaire

  • Still open, via questionnaire, 05:25, Monday 12 October 2020

  • Still open, via questionnaire, 09:25, Saturday 14 November 2020

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