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Sunday. Road completely flooded. Homes were at risk. Several blocked drains/gulleys. Fire Brigade had to attend.

Reported via mobile in the Blocked - Flooding of Road/Path category anonymously at 11:13, Mon 30 October 2023

Sent to Northumberland County Council less than a minute later. FixMyStreet ref: 5151510.

These drains have been blocked for some time. Previously been inspected by Highways (or Northumbrian Water. Resident was told they were blocked eg by tree roots and they would be dealt with. No follow up. Needs attention before more heavy rain.

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    Posted by Northumberland County Council at 11:13, Mon 30 October 2023

  • State changed to: Investigating

    Updated by Northumberland County Council at 13:47, Mon 30 October 2023

  • Aim Range carried out an investigation of the flooding issue. Tree roots and blockages in the surrounding drainage system which causes the the system not to work properly. Passed details to the local Highway Inspector who will raise this on planned works for more extensive investigation and book it in for repairs in the future.

    State changed to: Closed

    Posted by Northumberland County Council at 08:54, Mon 13 November 2023

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