8 sleepers need to be put bk into ground next to garages on Ashley Avenue
Reported via desktop in the Railings, bollard, & post damage category by Bath and North East Somerset Council at 12:31, Thu 26 November 2020
Sent to Bath and North East Somerset Council less than a minute later. Council ref: 2406365.
Someone has tried to take 8 sleepers out of the ground, please can these be placed back in the ground properly, before they are actually taken or someone trips over them.
Thank you for this report. We will review the details and carry out an inspection of the site if required.
State changed to: In progress
Posted by Systems Team at 12:32, Thu 26 November 2020
These sleepers form the boundary to the old coal yard which the Council owns. The metal fence within the yard has also been moved; it is likely that the sleepers were being stolen but the culprits were disturbed. The yard is now accessible to squatters or vandals. Please secure the boundary and fix a metal retainer to hold the sleepers in place. There was a previous attempted theft some time ago.
Posted anonymously at 14:00, Thu 26 November 2020
We've looked into this report and are investigating the issue.
We will update this report once we decide what action to take.
State changed to: Investigating
Posted by Systems Team at 14:07, Fri 27 November 2020
I met a highways inspector on the site by chance making a prompt visit but nothing further has been done. I believe this was reported to Property Services and I want to know whether the site will be secured soon in a way which prevents vandalism and incursion, thanks
Posted anonymously at 15:01, Tue 15 December 2020
As of today there is no sign of work to secure the boundary and the site, which is still open to incursions and vandalism. Is any action planned?
Posted anonymously at 15:33, Monday
Provide an update