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Drain cover in Station Street near Village Hall

Reported via mobile in the Flowing water, life or property at risk category by Tony Creek at 11:35, Friday 23 February 2024

Sent to Lincolnshire County Council less than a minute later. Council ref: 495537.

When there is heavy rainfall the sewers are overwhelmed and water cascades down Station Street. Waste bubbles out of this drain and runs down the street and is exacerbated by other blocked drains.

The Street now has toilet paper and human waste, as can be seen in the images. Which is a health hazard to humans and animals.

There are multiple problems with the drainage system in the village, of which this is only one.

The sewers need to be unlocked urgently to avoid further waste flowing on the surface.

The Street needs a deep clean toThis drain has been blocked for months. When there is heavy rainfall the sewers are overwhelmed and water cascades down Station Street.

The Street now has toilet paper and human waste, as can be seen in the images. Which is a health hazard to humans and animals.

There are multiple problems with the drainage system in the village, of which this is only one.

The drain needs to be blocked urgently to avoid further waste flowing on the surface.

The Street needs a deep clean to remove the biohazard. This biohazard extends down East Street from the junction with Station Street. remove the biohazard. This biohazard extends down East Street from the junction with Station Street.

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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 11:35, Friday 23 February 2024

  • Thank you for your report. We will investigate and make an update to this report within 14 days.

    Posted by Lincolnshire County Council at 11:45, Friday 23 February 2024

  • State changed to: Investigating

    Updated by Lincolnshire County Council at 09:02, Monday 26 February 2024

  • The surface water drainage system in the village belongs to Anglian Water. We have reported the problem to them on a number of occasions. We are also aware of the foul water coming out of the drain cover and backing up. If you are able please also make a report to them. It is easy to do. Please call 03457 145 145 Thank you for reporting this matter.

    State changed to: Closed

    Posted by Lincolnshire County Council at 11:46, Friday 1 March 2024

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