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Street light STILL out!!!!

Reported in the Street lighting category anonymously at 15:09, Fri 6 December 2013

Sent to Lincolnshire County Council 1 minute later

This street light is one of only half a dozen down the road and we were getting new ones but a few residents were against the news ones as this is a conservation area. Fine putting it on hold for this reason but the light outside The Forge hasn't worked for six month's. I made a phone call to the council to be told that the work was scheduled to start on 29th November, nothing! Another call on 2nd Dec was supposed to have been returned within 24 hours, no return call! Another call from me to be told that the council came out 5th Dec and apparently there is no electricity to this lamp but there is to the rest of them???? Now the work is scheduled for January!!!! Only last night a lady walking her dog walked into my bins as they have to go on the path for collection :( How long are we going to be fobbed off!!!! It is pitch black down the road as we have few lights as it is!!!!

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  • Still open, via questionnaire, 14:58, Sat 4 January 2014

  • This light doesn't seem to be on the list of priorities for the council! Only last week my husband was reversing his van up the drive and four people walked behind him as he was approaching our gateway and he almost hit two of them as it was pitch black! No point in him complaining as it won't get fixed any quicker! :(

    Posted anonymously at 14:58, Sat 4 January 2014

  • Still open, via questionnaire, 16:12, Sat 1 February 2014

  • Well, January came and went and still no light!!! I will be ringing the council yet again to complain and see what the next excuse will be for the not fixing it!!!!

    Posted anonymously at 16:12, Sat 1 February 2014

  • “We have a street lamp again! Yet! Not had one for 10 month's but if you persevere enough........... :D”

    State changed to: Fixed

    Posted anonymously at 07:40, Thu 27 February 2014

  • Yey that is! Thanks to 'Fix my street' :)

    State changed to: Open

    Posted anonymously at 07:41, Thu 27 February 2014

  • Now fixed.

    State changed to: Fixed

    Posted anonymously at 17:53, Fri 21 March 2014

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