Potholes and roads

Reporting graffiti

Your local district or borough council is responsible for the removal graffiti on council owned property. The removal of graffiti on private property is the responsibility of the property owner. For more information, please contact your district or borough...

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How often do you inspect roads?

Depending on the type of road, the local Highway Steward inspects roads on a driven inspection either monthly, six monthly or yearly. Alongside our routine inspections the Highway Steward's also carry out inspections when we receive reports from the...

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Potholes

When will you repair the pothole in the road?

When we carry out a repair is dependent on the size of the pothole. Below are some examples of time frames:

When will you repair the footway?

When we carry out repairs to the footway such as change...

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Potholes


How do potholes form?

Potholes usually occur when roads freeze and thaw repeatedly, causing the surface to break up. They appear more frequently in late winter and early spring.

How often do you inspect roads?

Depending on the type of road, the local Highway...

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