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Blocked drain causes Flooding 1 Welland Road

Reported via desktop in the Flooded road category anonymously at 13:59, Tue 20 July 2021

Sent to Peterborough City Council less than a minute later. Council ref: 2877741.

There are some blocked rains around number one and further down. When we had the rain 09/07/2021 the road flooded and then it came into the property. Please can we get this looked at as soon as possible as there is more rain to come.

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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 13:59, Tue 20 July 2021

  • This report has been referred to the Drainage Department.

    State changed to: Investigating

    Posted by Peterborough City Council at 12:20, Mon 26 July 2021

  • The gullies have been inspected and all are working as designed there is a slow draining gully in Birchtree however the floods of Welland Road is a result of the surface water sewers reaching capacity in St Pauls Road, we have asked Anglian Water to investigate their surface water sewer network to ensure this is all free flowing, it has been reported this area of the city recorded a rain fall of 61mm in just 6 hours.

    State changed to: Closed

    Posted by Peterborough City Council at 22:35, Thu 5 August 2021

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