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Paddocks, high street, Scampton

Reported via mobile in the Flowing water, no risk to life or property category anonymously at 10:52, Monday 18 September 2023

Sent to Lincolnshire County Council less than a minute later. Council ref: 471112.

Water flowing from drain cover by above property. Road completely flooded. Existing drains not taking water. Some is flowing into small hole in middle of road and will undoubtedly cause further damage. Started overnight after heavy rain.

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

    Posted by Lincolnshire County Council at 10:52, Monday 18 September 2023

  • Just to let you know this issue has turned out to be more complicated than we first thought. We need to take this on for more investigation. We will let you know the situation as soon as we can. Thanks for bearing with us.

    State changed to: Investigating

    Posted by Lincolnshire County Council at 13:49, Friday 22 September 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 13:21, Tuesday 10 October 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 11:43, Friday 13 October 2023

  • 20th October excess water levels now entering properties at LN1 2SE. Matter is now urgent, sever flooding on adjacent roads, traffic crawling

    Posted anonymously at 15:17, Friday 20 October 2023

  • This problem is regular since 2019 when a survey showed a collapsed drain in the road by the church As the work entailed digging up the road the work was not completed, now we have a regular issue with flooding after heavy rain

    Posted anonymously at 09:50, Saturday 21 October 2023

  • State changed to: In progress

    Updated by Lincolnshire County Council at 16:25, Monday 20 November 2023

  • 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 19:27, Tuesday 21 November 2023

  • Thank you for the work carried out but the problem will happen again as the root cause of the problem is the collapsed drain under the main road by the church and not just the drains.

    Posted anonymously at 22:26, Tuesday 21 November 2023

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