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Culvert under Burton road linking to drain behind 2 and 4 main road.

Reported via mobile in the Damaged dyke, ditch or culvert category by Peter GS Cottington at 18:11, Monday 12 February 2024

Sent to Lincolnshire County Council less than a minute later. Council ref: 493363.

The culvert is blocked causing the drain on the north side of Burton road to over flow into the road and down the driveway of 2 main road ,resulting in the gardens of 2 and 4 main road being completely flooded. This is the third time it has happened since Oct 23 , and is an area of approx 1.5 acres that is affected.

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  • Thanks for letting us know about your issue with a damaged dyke, ditch or culvert. 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 18:11, Monday 12 February 2024

  • 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 20:05, Monday 12 February 2024

  • Thanks for getting in touch with us. In this case, we’re not responsible for this issue and would suggest if you have concerns over a watercourse/culvert that is not being maintained by a land owner that you contact Black Sluice IDB as they may be able to help/advise/enforce against the landowner. Their contact details are - Telephone: 01205 821440 Email: Thank you for reporting this matter.

    State changed to: not the council's responsibility

    Posted by Lincolnshire County Council at 15:45, Wednesday 28 February 2024

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