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Heavy rain water is coming from the A2 and flooding the alleyway behind my house

Reported via desktop in the Flooding category anonymously at 09:57, Sat 30 January 2021

Sent to TfL less than a minute later. TfL ref: FMS2511383.

Heavy rain water is coming from the A2 and flooding the alleyway behind my garage, and so is flooding my garage, which is coming through to my garden and flooding my garden. I need the drains on the A2 near this area to be cleared, as they are blocked. I don't know how often they are cleared, but they are not clearing the water away, as its coming over the side and flooding my property.

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  • It seems the galleys on A2 are blocked so water not going to drains, but is coming down the side to the alleyway

    Posted anonymously at 10:05, Sat 30 January 2021

  • Your report has been investigated and we have reported this to our contractors. If this is confirmed as a safety issue it will be cleared and made safe within 24 hours or sooner. Thank you for taking the time to report this to us. Should you need anything else or have any questions please contact customer services on 0343 222 1234

    To note all Action Scheduled reports are auto closed after 28 days, the fault however will be fixed within the timescale stated above which may be sooner or in a few cases take a little longer.

    State changed to: Action scheduled

    Posted by TfL at 10:29, Sat 30 January 2021

  • All the drains along this part of the A2 (we counted 8) are blocked with mud and no water is draining away. This means the water is going down side of A2 and coming into my garage and flooding my garden and others. It also caused a huge puddle along the A2, which can cause accidents. These drains all need clearing, both for safety of drivers during periods of heavy rain, and damage to residents propertys by way of flooding

    Posted anonymously at 08:46, Mon 1 February 2021

  • The action scheduled for your report should now have been completed as detailed in your previous response. On some occasions it does take a little longer than scheduled. If you have any further queries on this, please either create a new report or contact our Customer Contact Centre on 0343 222 1234

    State changed to: Fixed

    Posted by TfL at 05:32, Sun 28 February 2021

This report is now closed to updates. You can make a new report in the same location.