Henbury ford still flooding
Reported in the Flooding category anonymously at 20:19, Thu 14 November 2019
Sent to Bristol City Council 1 minute later
Previously logged as 1798375 but obviously not fixed.
The ford in Henbury normally floods only after an exceptional downpour. At the moment it is constantly flooded, even after a dry day. It has been this way for a few weeks and I can only assume that the grate and tunnel are blocked and need dredging. The consequence is that when it does rain harder, the ford blocks the road and buses are unable to get through it. FirstBus now stop buses going through it if it's rained hard, even if cars are still going through the ford. This makes it very difficult for those of us who rely on the buses from Station Road to get into the centre or to Westbury on Trym in a reasonable time.
Please could you visit and unblock the ford, so it flows better and is less likely to block the road.
A new enquiry has been raised for this issue.
Posted by Bristol City Council at 20:20, Thu 14 November 2019
This issue is currently under investigation. We'll provide updates on the outcome as soon as we can.
Posted by Bristol City Council at 10:16, Fri 15 November 2019
A job has been raised with our contractors to action this issue and appropriate repairs or maintenance will be undertaken as soon as they can.
Posted by Bristol City Council at 14:37, Thu 13 February 2020
If the issue still exists, please review the location and the description and let us know by creating a new enquiry on FixMyStreet
State changed to: Closed
Posted by Bristol City Council at 17:26, Wed 11 May 2022
This report is now closed to updates. You can make a new report in the same location. Please reference 1847100 in your new report if it is an update on this one.