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Sewage smell from surface water drain in gutter

Reported in the Blocked drain category anonymously at 16:18, Fri 5 June 2020

Sent to Lincolnshire County Council less than a minute later. Council ref: 372065.

I think it is a surface water drain(s) at edge of carriageway on Jermyn Street smell strongly of sewage; directly outside Iceland loading bay

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  • Thank you for reporting this issue. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic we may not be able to meet our usual response times. We are doing everything we can to maintain resource levels to provide your highways service. Thank you for your patience.

    Posted by Lincolnshire County Council at 16:18, Fri 5 June 2020

  • We have carried out an initial assessment, but a more detailed investigation is required. We will provide a further update when this has been completed. We are sorry that during the COVID-19 pandemic situation we may take longer to respond than normal. Thank you for your patience.

    State changed to: Investigating

    Posted by Lincolnshire County Council at 08:30, Mon 8 June 2020

  • State changed to: No further action

    Updated by Lincolnshire County Council at 14:06, Fri 12 June 2020

  • I was at the location in question today and it it is still smelling. Something should be done, especially with Summer coming.

    State changed to: Open

    Posted anonymously at 16:47, Fri 12 June 2020

  • We need to investigate this report. We will contact you again when an update is available. We are sorry that during the COVID-19 pandemic situation we may take longer to respond than normal. Thank you for your patience.

    State changed to: Investigating

    Posted by Lincolnshire County Council at 11:11, Mon 15 June 2020

  • This fault will be fixed as part of our next cycle of works. We cut the grass three times a year and treat weeds twice a year between April and October. We clean highway drains once a year.

    State changed to: No further action

    Posted by Lincolnshire County Council at 09:40, Tue 16 June 2020

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