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Blocked Drain - Reported 13th May 2021

Reported via desktop in the Blocked drain: Blockage inside drain category by R Slinner at 11:44, Sunday 15 August 2021

Sent to Bath and North East Somerset Council less than a minute later. Council ref: 2936369.

The first photo shows a water leaking outside 548a Bath Road which is crossing the pavement and running down the gutter into a drain. (Bristol Water advised) The second photo shows the water emerging from the drain outside 576 Bath Road (previously reported in May 2021) and then running along the road into the next drain. This water is extending into the road and being splashed by traffic onto the footpath. Clearly this is caused by a blockage and I would add the next drain is not well placed as the water is also going around it and pooling at the bottom of the Folly! No wonder there are issues there when we have heavy rain.(also reported)

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    State changed to: In progress

    Posted by Systems Team at 11:44, Sunday 15 August 2021

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    State changed to: Action scheduled

    Posted by Systems Team at 13:25, Monday 16 August 2021

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