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Oil slick on the highway

Reported via desktop in the Excessive or dangerous littering category anonymously at 17:59, Friday 30 April 2021

Sent to Bath and North East Somerset Council 3 days, 16 hours, 54 minutes later. Council ref: 2700315.

There is a large oil slick on the left hand side of the highway at the entrance to Greyfield Common, High Littleton BS39 6YL. This is cause by a blue van which is parked there each evening. (I have the registration and address but have not submitted them in accordance with your guidelines). There is a skid risk especially to cyclists and pedestrians. I have spoken to the owner of the van but he has taken no action. The issue has been present since January 2021

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  • Thank you for your report, it will be reviewed by the appropriate team.

    State changed to: In progress

    Posted by Systems Team at 17:59, Friday 30 April 2021

  • 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 10:45, Tuesday 4 May 2021

  • Report referred to our Cleansing team to assist with clearing the oil spill.

    Category changed from ‘Spillage on the road’ to ‘Excessive or dangerous littering’

    State changed to: Open

    Posted by Bath and North East Somerset Council at 10:53, Tuesday 4 May 2021

  • State changed to: Fixed

    Updated by Bath and North East Somerset Council at 14:31, Wednesday 5 May 2021

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