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24 inch pothole / depression in road surface. Very dangerous to cyclists. Can cause cyclists to loose control on a very steep hill.

Reported in the Carriageway Defect category by Mr Robert Youngman at 07:28, Fri 28 December 2018

Sent to Bristol City Council 2 minutes later

This depression is very dangerous to cyclists because cyclists are traveling at speed down a very steep hill.The depression is located on the LHS carriageway as you travel down Park Street outside No 34 or 36. Cyclist have to swerve to avoid it or run risk of loosing control of bike if they hit it. It has been caused by the road surface not being reinstated properly after utility maintenance. Please fix this. It's a very busy route for cyclists.

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  • Enquiry raised.

    Posted by Bristol City Council at 07:30, Fri 28 December 2018

  • Under investigation.

    Posted by Bristol City Council at 12:29, Fri 28 December 2018

  • Hi, wanted to clarify that the depression is 24 inch in diameter not depth.

    Posted by Mr Robert Youngman at 13:13, Fri 28 December 2018

  • Customer follow up.

    Posted by Bristol City Council at 13:15, Fri 28 December 2018

  • Further investigation required.

    Posted by Bristol City Council at 16:50, Monday 14 January 2019

  • The depression in the road may be a little further up the hill than I indicated on the map. It's still there, I have to avoid it every day on my way to work by bicycle.

    Posted by Robert Youngman at 19:08, Monday 14 January 2019

  • Customer follow up.

    Posted by Bristol City Council at 19:10, Monday 14 January 2019

  • Further investigation required.

    Posted by Bristol City Council at 10:31, Thursday 17 January 2019

  • Your enquiry has been investigated and deemed that no action is required at present.

    State changed to: Fixed

    Posted by Bristol City Council at 15:23, Thursday 24 January 2019

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