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New tarmac pavement

Reported via desktop in the Pavements category anonymously at 10:11, Tue 24 January 2023

Sent to Bristol City Council less than a minute later. FixMyStreet ref: 4164797.

Between Newquay Road and Poyntz Road the payment was tarmacked on Friday and some idiot walked all through it so it was re-tarmacked again yesterday morning between 10am/10.30am. The paperwork states you can walk on it after 2 hours, park on driveways after 6 hours. I was at work all day and then went to the gym, got home at 8.30pm. The pavement is in such a state again, footprints, bicycle tyre marks. I presumed at 8.30 it would be ok to walk on. My £100 zumba trainers are ruined with tarmac. After speaking with a neighbour they said at 4o'c there were no prints in the tarmac. I presume it was probably thicker tarmac to cover the mess on Friday, but obviously the cold weather has not helped as it has not hardened with such low temperatures. Absolutely a complete waste of council tax money. I would like to know how to make a claim for my trainers.

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  • A new enquiry has been raised for this issue.

    Posted by Bristol City Council at 10:11, Tue 24 January 2023

  • This issue is currently under investigation. We'll provide updates on the outcome as soon as we can.

    Posted by Bristol City Council at 10:04, Wed 25 January 2023

  • It's been over 30 hour ls since it was done and its still wet, have waiting as long as possible to go out but car tyres have got straight through, it looks awful and needs redoing.

    Posted anonymously at 16:42, Thu 26 January 2023

  • A citizen has provided a follow-up to the original enquiry.

    Posted by Bristol City Council at 16:42, Thu 26 January 2023

  • This issue has been reallocated to the relevant officer or team for action. They'll update you on progress.

    Posted by Bristol City Council at 16:04, Mon 30 January 2023

  • We've investigated this issue and don't think any further action is needed at this time.

    State changed to: Closed

    Posted by Bristol City Council at 14:35, Mon 11 December 2023

This report is now closed to updates from the public. You can make a new report in the same location. Please reference 4164797 in your new report if it is an update on this one.