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A47 Not draining, repeated large puddles during rainfall

Reported in the Roads and Highways category anonymously at 16:22, Sunday 16 August 2020

Sent to Rutland County Council less than a minute later

The south-side footpath along the A47 opposite Main Street 14/16 gets completely splashed whenever a vehicle passes during rainfall. It has become impossible to walk there during rain, meaning one needs to cross the street (which is right around the bend, making this a bit dangerous). There seems to be an issue with drainage here. This problem has been occurring for several months now.

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  • Thank you for your report. We will investigate this and respond to you within 10 working days. Updates will be posted on IMPORTANT: To report anything dangerous, please call us on: 01572 722577

    State changed to: Investigating

    Posted by Rutland County Council at 16:25, Sunday 16 August 2020

  • There is still two places on the A47 between Glaston Lodge Farm and the motel where there is an unacceptable amount of surface water every time it rains. I've reported this before and it's a simple task to dig out drainage channels through the verge.

    Posted anonymously at 14:45, Sunday 15 November 2020

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