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The light has been damaged and is leaning badly

Reported via desktop in the Column/lantern damaged/leaning category anonymously at 17:07, Monday 25 January 2021

Sent to Peterborough City Council less than a minute later. Council ref: 2500890.

The light was damaged yesterday afternoon in a road traffic accident when a Land Rover discovery towing an Ifor Williams trailer jackknifed on the bend an hit the lamp post. The lamppost is now leaning at an acute angle but I have said that it’s not an immediate risk as it is not over sailing the highway*. The column appears to have been dislodged from its seating.

* Please note that I have said that it is not at immediate risk as as a result of how the form is framed but candidly that is for PCC to determine .

Please also note that I have said that the lamppost PCCC08 is marked on the plan. It is but it is actually located on the south side of the road adjacent to the access to the electricity substation.

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  • Thanks for making your report.

    It will be passed on to the relevant department. We will endeavour to provide you with an update within 10 working days.

    Posted by Peterborough City Council at 17:07, Monday 25 January 2021

  • This report has been referred to the Street Lighting Department.

    State changed to: Investigating

    Posted by Peterborough City Council at 16:01, Tuesday 16 February 2021

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