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Building works lorry blocking road

Reported in the Obstruction category anonymously at 14:23, Wed 27 June 2018

Sent to Bristol City Council 2 minutes later

Builders putting up two houses on land at 16 Hottom Gardens have had tractors and vans coming and going. Today a concrete lorry with cement has been blocking the narrow road for 2 hours. There is no signage at the top end of the road, junct. with Melton Crescent to let drivers know. Road has a lot of problems with parking.

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  • Enquiry raised.

    Posted by Bristol City Council at 13:25, Wed 27 June 2018

  • Customer follow up.

    Posted by Bristol City Council at 10:10, Thu 5 July 2018

  • We are unable to use are drive to get on to the road due to heavy lorries and tractors with very large trailers using the footpath in very hot weather they have caused a large dips and holes in several places in the street mainly on the footpath where the heavy vehicles are using the footpath due to vehicles being to big to use the street damage is being caused to a few vehicles trying to access the highway i am taking my vehicle back to dick lovetts to see what damage this has caused to my new car then i will be contacting a solicitor to recover the costs also there is a old pensioners home in the same street with many elderly having to cross the road or use another route to avoid falling over on one of many dips or holes there is no signage to close of pavement ,and as far as i know it is illegal to stop vehicles gaining access to the highway without damaging there vehicles due to damage on the footpath caused by develepers no sighs of any kind are building works going ahead and many large veicles blockign the road on numerous ocations when the drivers are asked to move to allow access they are very rude and expect the local tenants to sit and wait until they are ready to move the local residents have had enough and are considering legal action against the council for allowing this , as it's not the first time complaints have been raise with no satisfactory outcome

    Posted anonymously at 11:09, Thu 5 July 2018

  • Customer follow up.

    Posted by Bristol City Council at 07:57, Tue 10 July 2018

  • Your enquiry has been passed to the appropriate department who will be in contact with you directly.

    Posted by Bristol City Council at 10:54, Tue 10 September 2019

  • Your enquiry has now been closed.

    State changed to: Closed

    Posted by Bristol City Council at 23:05, Mon 30 September 2019

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