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Dangerous street light

Reported via desktop in the Street light category anonymously at 07:52, Sat 20 August 2022

Sent to Lincolnshire County Council less than a minute later. Council ref: 429968.

The street light has rusted away around its base by about 30% this light will fall over if we get a high wind or if someone leans on it

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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 07:52, Sat 20 August 2022

  • State changed to: Investigating

    Updated by Lincolnshire County Council at 11:57, Tue 23 August 2022

  • Picture added to show corrosion.

    Posted anonymously at 07:19, Wed 7 September 2022

  • This is still not fixed, you said 14 days from 20th Aug for an update on this lamppost, that’s 5 weeks ago, has anyone checked it, the wires are now visible.

    Posted anonymously at 16:09, Mon 26 September 2022

  • Well it’s another month from my last update, the light is the same maybe a little more wire showing. Does anybody even read this fix my street, just a we can’t fix it right would do.

    Posted anonymously at 10:09, Mon 24 October 2022

  • Well another month goes by and no reply and no fix. Thanks Lincolnshire county council.

    Posted anonymously at 15:24, Sun 27 November 2022

  • Thanks for letting us know about your issue with a streetlight. We will look into this and let you know what we find within the next 14 days. You can find out more about street light maintenance on our website

    State changed to: Open

    Posted by Lincolnshire County Council at 16:04, Wed 15 February 2023

  • Progress! We’ve completed our investigation and works are now planned. Once we know when work is due to take place we will let you know.

    State changed to: In progress

    Posted by Lincolnshire County Council at 16:04, Wed 15 February 2023

  • We have an update. Our highways team have issued this work out to one of their delivery gangs. We’ll let you know when the job is complete.

    State changed to: Action scheduled

    Posted by Lincolnshire County Council at 16:04, Wed 15 February 2023

  • State changed to: In progress

    Updated by Lincolnshire County Council at 16:45, Wed 15 February 2023

  • We’ve been to the site and investigated the issue. We couldn’t get this sorted just yet and more work is needed. We’ll keep you informed about how this progresses.

    Posted by Lincolnshire County Council at 21:05, Wed 15 February 2023

  • Progress! We’ve completed our investigation and works are now planned. Once we know when work is due to take place we will let you know.

    Posted by Lincolnshire County Council at 10:59, Mon 20 February 2023

  • We have an update. Our highways team have issued this work out to one of their delivery gangs. We’ll let you know when the job is complete.

    State changed to: Action scheduled

    Posted by Lincolnshire County Council at 09:45, Fri 1 September 2023

  • State changed to: In progress

    Updated by Lincolnshire County Council at 14:48, Friday 19 January 2024

  • All done! The work’s finished and the issue is now resolved. Thank you for contacting us about this. Your report has meant that we can focus our effort where it’s needed most.

    State changed to: Fixed

    Posted by Lincolnshire County Council at 17:52, Friday 19 January 2024

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