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Council owned ditch not maintained appalling negligence

Reported via iOS in the Gully/Drainage category anonymously at 14:11, Fri 9 December 2022

Sent to Cheshire East Council less than a minute later. Council ref: 4025477.

Council have been aware of this for years and fail Miserably to maintain their property the condition ids appalling the council are fully aware of the consequences of leaving the ditch in this condition

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    Posted by Cheshire East Council at 14:11, Fri 9 December 2022

  • State changed to: In progress

    Updated by Cheshire East Council at 07:41, Thu 15 December 2022

  • This drainage ditch is in an appalling state and condition Cheshire East Council and Highways have failed to touch or maintain their drainage ditch despite a large qty of reports, it's a sit back and watch a property and land flood attitude from CEBC AND highways a complete failure of Land Drainage Act it is simply gross negligence and a failure of their duty of care

    Posted anonymously at 14:54, Friday 6 January 2023
    Still open, via questionnaire

  • We are pleased to confirm that work is now complete, and your report has been closed.

    State changed to: Fixed

    Posted by Cheshire East Council at 09:24, Wednesday 8 March 2023

This report is now closed to updates. You can make a new report in the same location.