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Manhole cover loose - makes loud clack clack sound when driven over

Reported via desktop in the Manhole & drain cover damage category anonymously at 09:26, Tuesday 16 November 2021

Sent to Bath and North East Somerset Council less than a minute later. Council ref: 3126140.

This manhole cover rattles making a loud and very annoying clack clack sound when driven over, which can even be heard from indoors at nearby homes, which is especially disturbing at night. I have highlighted the cover in question on the attached photo.

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  • 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 09:27, Tuesday 16 November 2021

  • Really, painfully loud and alarming clack when nearby, nearly fell over in shock. Young children behind me started crying to their parents as they were frightened.

    Posted anonymously at 16:01, Tuesday 23 November 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 16:21, Thursday 25 November 2021

  • Our Highway Development team confirm this is the developers responsibility and a report has been issued to the developer detailing several covers be repaired including this one.

    State changed to: Internal referral

    Posted by Bath and North East Somerset Council at 09:18, Friday 26 November 2021
    Moderated by Bath and North East Somerset Council at 15:18, Thursday

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