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Soak away drain needs attention

Reported in the Flooding or standing water on road category anonymously at 08:06, Tue 24 September 2019

Sent to Warwickshire County Council 4 minutes later

Soak away needs clearing out. Pedestrians have to walk through deep water and its leaking back onto drives.

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    Posted anonymously at 09:48, Tue 24 September 2019

  • This is a difficult issue as the drain is a soak away and goes right across the park and is very old. May be this drain needs to be linked up with the other two in the road that drain properly and are not on the soak away.

    Posted anonymously at 08:07, Wed 23 October 2019
    Still open, via questionnaire

  • This is still a problem. Getting a small lake each time it rains constantly or heavy.

    Posted anonymously at 09:15, Fri 1 November 2019

  • 14 November 2019 - again there is a lake in the road. It would appear that the soak away drain is blocked and also one other - adding to the water level. The water is not far from the entrance to the park, so it makes it difficult for people on foot. Please can someone sort this out. Thank you

    Posted anonymously at 07:59, Thu 14 November 2019

  • Malthouse Court is a private access road believed to belong to either Stratford District Council, Orbit Housing or Parish Council. The land does not belong to Warwickshire County Council and we therefore have no authority to carry out works on the road.

    Posted anonymously at 08:25, Thu 14 November 2019

  • It is an un-adopted road and is the responsibility of Stratford District Council (SDC). It is disappointing that this 'fix my street' information could not have been passed to them via Warwickshire County Council. I have been in touch with SDC via this web site before with no issues. This is an ongoing problem over many, many years. I have spoken to SDC and they have confirmed that the issue will be dealt with. It has not yet been fixed.

    Posted anonymously at 08:37, Wed 20 November 2019
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  • Still not fixed. When there is a heavy rain storm it becomes a lake and pedestrians have problems getting through and it washes up onto residents drives. Not the best situation. If you could pass this information onto SDC it would be very much appreciated.

    Posted anonymously at 09:06, Wed 18 December 2019
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  • After calling SDC an email has now been sent in the hope that something will be done. There are three drains in the cul de sac and two are now blocked. Please pass this information onto SDC who are responsible for this section of road. Thank you.

    Posted anonymously at 09:12, Sat 21 December 2019

  • The drains are still blocked and no noticeable action has been taken. Spoke to a guy at SDC who said they would look into a long term fix - no information on what will be done and when.

    Posted anonymously at 08:30, Monday 13 January 2020

  • If there is a heavy downpour the road is still flooding. This is the responsibility of SDC as it is an unadopted road i.e. Warwickshire has never adopted it - however, SDC does have a responsibility to fix this problem.

    Posted anonymously at 07:55, Thursday 16 January 2020
    Still open, via questionnaire

  • Two guys appeared at the end of last week and worked on the drains. The soak away drain does need a long term solution though as it has been an issue for a very, very long time.

    Posted anonymously at 08:36, Monday 3 February 2020

  • Down pour again and a lake again. Both drains i.e. the soak away and the drain outside number 65 are blocked. Please pass on to Stratford District Council as they are responsible for this part of the road.

    Posted anonymously at 15:32, Sunday 9 February 2020

  • Woke up today to find a huge lake. Walkers into the park have to wade through it. Residents have to wade through to get to the cars on their drives and its starting to lift the block paving by the bungalows. Please pass this information on to Stratford Distict Council.

    Posted anonymously at 08:06, Thursday 13 February 2020
    Still open, via questionnaire

  • The Parish Council have asked Stratford District Council to look at the problem. Not fixed yet.

    Posted anonymously at 16:58, Thursday 12 March 2020
    Still open, via questionnaire

  • Hi - Have no idea what is happening. Will contact SDC again via email and see if a plan can be put in place before this Winter ---- maybe!

    Posted anonymously at 08:02, Friday 10 April 2020
    Still open, via questionnaire

  • Still not resolved and no information on what might or might not be planned. Still ends up as a pond when it rains.

    Posted anonymously at 08:40, Friday 8 May 2020
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