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Pipe sticking up next to tree

Reported via desktop in the Obstruction on pavement/verge category anonymously at 15:01, Wednesday 3 February 2021

Sent to Lincolnshire County Council less than a minute later. Council ref: 387053.

We have been advised that there is a black pipe sticking up out of the ground about 9" next to the tree outside number 117. There is concern that this a trip hazard as well as concern about what is contained within the pipe - electrics? It has been advised that this has been here at least a month.

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  • Thank you for your report. We will investigate and make an update to this report within 14 days.

    Posted by Lincolnshire County Council at 15:01, Wednesday 3 February 2021

  • We need to investigate this report. We will contact you again when an update is available.

    State changed to: Investigating

    Posted by Lincolnshire County Council at 15:22, Thursday 4 February 2021

  • We believe Western Power Distribution are responsible for this issue. We have reported this to them on your behalf and asked them to investigate. Please contact them directly at https://www.westernpower.co.uk/ contact-us/ contacting-western-power/ ways-to-contact-us if you require any further information. Thank you for reporting this matter.

    State changed to: not the council's responsibility

    Posted by Lincolnshire County Council at 07:37, Wednesday 10 February 2021

  • Western Power Distribution have inspected and advised that Open Reach (BT) are responsible for this issue. We have reported this to them and asked them to investigate. Please contact them directly at https://www.openreach.com/ help-and-support/ damage-health-and-safety if you require any further information. Thank you for reporting this matter.

    Posted by Lincolnshire County Council at 10:52, Wednesday 10 February 2021

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