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Flooding garden from rainwater manhole

Reported in the Flooding category anonymously at 10:47, Wed 18 December 2019

Sent to Bristol City Council 3 minutes later

Hello, We have 2 manhole covers in our back garden. The one for sewerage is fine. The one for rainwater keeps blocking up and when it rains it floods into our garden. The manhole connects the pipe running both sides of our house. I have used my own 10 metre drain rods in both directions so I know the blockage is not in our garden. Can you please ask someone to check further down the pipe to find the blockage. We contacted Wessex Water, their engineer confirmed there is a blockage further down the pipe and that they think BCC are responsible. Thanks Nick and Roni Dyer 79 Saltmarsh Drive. BS11 0NL

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  • A new enquiry has been raised for this issue.

    Posted by Bristol City Council at 10:50, Wed 18 December 2019

  • This enquiry is now closed. No further action is required.

    State changed to: Fixed

    Posted by Bristol City Council at 16:41, Wed 18 December 2019

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