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The entry to Nos 1 & 2 St Marks Rd

Reported via mobile in the Flowing water, no risk to life or property category by Anthony de Carnys at 11:24, Thursday 21 September 2023

Sent to Lincolnshire County Council less than a minute later. Council ref: 471502.

In heavy rain, the road-water overflows into our driveway and causes our kitchen to flood. Our property - Wheatfields - is lower than the road and surrounded by other properties. Our soakaway can't cope with the road as well. It only happens in very heavy rain, which we have had twice so far this year. There is an upstand on the kerb but it is not enough in very 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 11:24, Thursday 21 September 2023

  • Great news, we’ve had a look at the issue and we have now passed to our Highways Officers for the team to assess what can be done to resolve the matter. We’ll let you know when the assessment has taken place.

    State changed to: Investigating

    Posted by Lincolnshire County Council at 08:34, Friday 22 September 2023

  • Why have we closed this report? It’s worth noting though that at times of extreme weather even well-maintained drains like these can be overwhelmed. If the problem happens again but in less extreme conditions then please report this to us and we will investigate the issue again. Thank you.

    State changed to: No further action

    Posted by Lincolnshire County Council at 10:23, Friday 29 September 2023

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