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Road signs. Old red cones. Sandbags. Metal boards

Reported via mobile in the Litter (NH) category anonymously at 11:46, Tue 6 June 2023

Sent to National Highways less than a minute later. FixMyStreet ref: 4637769.

Leftover from roads works eg cones with weeds growing through the middle. Boards metal for signs supported by sandbags all left behind. North of Worcester M5. Both north and south bound. Counted at least 15 metal signs with sandbags. Numerous cones

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  • National Highways when are you going to address this nationwide issue? It is an absolute disgrace that your TM contractors leave this mess littered everywhere. It is about time you started seriously addressing this issue instead of ignoring it like you currently do.

    Posted anonymously at 01:08, Wed 7 June 2023

  • Thank you for your report concerning leftover traffic management equipment. There is currently a scheme in the area until the end of this week that have advanced warning signs out on the network. These will be removed when the scheme has finished at the end of this week. We have passed on the comments of the cones, sandbags and metal signs leftover to the schemes project manager. We will continue to monitor this and will arrange any necessary collections. If you require any further update on this issue our Customer Contact Centre is available 24 hours a day at:

    • 0300 123 5000


    Kind regards

    National Highways

    Posted by National Highways at 11:43, Tue 20 June 2023

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