Archive for the ‘Street Lighting’ Category

Realigned A6 Streetlights On All Day?

by jontwigge on 27 July, 2017

Some of you may have noticed the street lights on the realigned A6 as you travel towards High Lane have been on all day.   “I was asked to look into why the street lights on the realigned section of the A6 were on all the time.  That is a lot of lights to be […]

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Much Needed Investment in Hazel Grove Streetlights

by paulankers on 14 March, 2017

Following our Streetlight campaign last Autumn, Stockport Council is in the process to install a complete set of LED lighting in Hazel Grove. Last Autumn, local campaigner Paul Ankers & Cllr Jon Twigge reported about 40 failing streetlights and there are similar numbers across Stockport. Paul said, “Our street lights are inadequate and an embarrassment. […]

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Stockport Street Lights Set for Revamp

by paulankers on 5 March, 2017

All Stockport’s street lights are set for a revamp to LED technology & one uniform style following pressure from your local LibDem team. Local Campaigner Paul Ankers has reported dozens of failing lights over the last 6 months and many fail again and again. The patchwork nature of the network is unsightly too and reflects […]

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Street Light Tracking and Council Tax Live

by jontwigge on 11 February, 2017

The latest update on the Council website is now live. You can now report street light faults more easily and track where the repairs are up to.  Here is one I reported a couple of days ago:   To track your reports you need to first register for a My Account at: https://myaccount.stockport.gov.uk/Account/sign-up Once registered you […]

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Better Street Light and Drains Reporting

by jontwigge on 6 December, 2016

As part of the Councillors Digital Update meetings Cllr Jon Twigge suggested getting street light reporting upgraded on the new website early.  That work is almost complete and should be live in a few weeks.  The new system will show much more information than the current one with a history of what has happened for […]

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Spotlight On Street Lights 2: 23 Faults Reported

by paulankers on 31 October, 2016

Local Campaigner Paul Ankers has reported 23 broken street lights in Hazel Grove throughout October. Paul has delivered letters to some of the affected areas with a petition calling on the Council to tackle this high level of failures. Paul said, “In any ward it should be a handful. This is a crisis. The Council […]

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