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Shock loading causing unacceptable house vibrations

Reported in the Potholes & road surface category anonymously at 14:49, Tue 23 June 2020

Sent to Bath and North East Somerset Council less than a minute later. Council ref: 2169253.

Heavy vehicles and double decker buses are generating significant vibrations in my house as they hit and leave the speed table outside boots. There are several road surface repairs on the road beyond the speed table outside Batheaston house (290 High Street) that result in significant vibrations as the high axle load vehicles travel over them. The vibrations are strong enough to shake items off shelves. Can the speed table be modified or removed and the road surface repaired to remove the cause of the shock-loading?

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    State changed to: In progress

    Posted by Bath and North East Somerset Council at 14:49, Tue 23 June 2020

  • Surface defects around road ironwork and service trenches

    Posted anonymously at 13:25, Thu 2 July 2020

  • We have now closed this report. If you disagree with this decision, please raise a new report. Please include your previous reference number and an explanation of why you wish the report to be reopened.

    State changed to: Closed

    Posted by Systems Team at 10:33, Friday 13 January 2023

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