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Freedom of information request response - 05699

FOI request

FOI ID number
05699
Regarding
Potholes
Request

DESCRIPTION OF INFORMATION REQUIRED: We are launching a public interest campaign advising motorists of on road safety this winter. To highlight the dangers we need the statistical answers to the questions below.

Please can you submit your answers using the attached spreadsheet?

  1. What has been your road maintenance spend in each of the following years?
    1st Oct 2013 - 30th Sept 2014
    1st Oct 2014 - 30th Sept 2015
    1st Oct 2015 - 30th Sept 2016
    1st Oct 2016 - 30th Sept 2017
    1st Oct 2017 - 30th Sept 2018.

  2. What is the total number of potholes which have been filled by your council in each of of the following years?
    1st Oct 2013 - 30th Sept 2014
    1st Oct 2014 - 30th Sept 2015
    1st Oct 2015 - 30th Sept 2016
    1st Oct 2016 - 30th Sept 2017
    1st Oct 2017 - 30th Sept 2018.

  3. What is the total amount of pothole compensation claims that have been made against your council in each of the following years?
    1st Oct 2013 - 30th Sept 2014
    1st Oct 2014 - 30th Sept 2015
    1st Oct 2015 - 30th Sept 2016
    1st Oct 2016 - 30th Sept 2017
    1st Oct 2017 - 30th Sept 2018.

  4. What is the total amount of pothole compensation claims that have been successful upheld when made against your council in each of the following years?
    1st Oct 2013 - 30th Sept 2014.
    1st Oct 2014 - 30th Sept 2015.
    1st Oct 2015 - 30th Sept 2016.
    1st Oct 2016 - 30th Sept 2017.
    1st Oct 2017 - 30th Sept 2018.

  5. What has been the total cost to your council as a result of compensation payments relating to claims made as a result of vehicle damage related to roads/potholes in each of the following years?
    1st Oct 2013 - 30th Sept 2014.
    1st Oct 2014 - 30th Sept 2015.
    1st Oct 2015 - 30th Sept 2016.
    1st Oct 2016 - 30th Sept 2017.
    1st Oct 2017 - 30th Sept 2018.

  6. What has been the average payout for successfully upheld compensation claims, as a result of vehicle damage related to roads/potholes, in each of the following years?

Our response

Response

Please note that as a district council we do not have responsibility for roads.

See Freedom of Information on the Cumbria County Council website to redirect your query.

 

 

Response date
31 October 2018