Transport and highways archive 2013-2014


Archive has 1322 results

  • Kent County Council (13 007 400)

    Statement Not upheld Rights of way 31-Mar-2014

    Summary: my final decision is there no fault by the Council in its decision to install gates on a bridleway near Mr J's home.

  • London Borough of Ealing (13 008 475)

    Statement Not upheld Parking and other penalties 31-Mar-2014

    Summary: The Council was not at fault in asking for proof of Mr C's identity, and/or of his purchase of the vehicle that incurred a Penalty Charge Notice and associated costs, before it will arrange for a refund of the sum he has paid its bailiffs.

  • London Borough of Newham (13 019 606)

    Statement Closed after initial enquiries Parking and other penalties 31-Mar-2014

    Summary: The Ombudsman will not investigate a complaint about a penalty charge notice issued by the Council for a parking contravention. The complainant had a right of appeal to a tribunal and has asked a court to restore that right.

  • London Borough of Lambeth (13 012 740)

    Statement Not upheld Public transport 31-Mar-2014

    Summary: Ms X says the Council's decision to put a bus stop and advertising hoarding near her home is at fault. I have found no evidence of fault by the Council and I have ended my investigation.

  • Kent County Council (13 011 922)

    Statement Not upheld Highway repair and maintenance 31-Mar-2014

    Summary: Mr X complains that the Council reneged on an agreement to carry out certain works to the public highway close to his property. I found no evidence of administrative fault by the Council. However, during the investigation, the Council agreed to carry out some works and so I have decided to complete the investigation.

  • London Borough of Harrow (13 020 505)

    Statement Closed after initial enquiries Parking and other penalties 31-Mar-2014

    Summary: The Ombudsman will not investigate Ms A's complaint about the bailiffs decision to seize her car and its refusal to release it. This is because it would be reasonable for Ms A to ask a court to take a view on legal ownership.

  • Transport for London (13 012 730)

    Statement Not upheld Public transport 31-Mar-2014

    Summary: Ms X says Transport for London (TfL) is at fault for allowing a bus stop to be relocated outside her neighbour's home. She says the bus stop restricts her visibility when exiting her driveway. I have found no evidence of fault by TfL and therefore I have ended my investigation.

  • London Borough of Lewisham (13 016 118)

    Statement Not upheld Parking and other penalties 31-Mar-2014

    Summary: Mr X complained the bailiffs unlawfully seized his vehicle to enforce an unpaid motoring penalty in 2012. This happened too long ago to establish exactly what happened. The Council does not consider Mr X has provided sufficient robust evidence to support his claim and this is a decision the Council is entitled to take.

  • Lincolnshire County Council (13 019 903)

    Statement Closed after initial enquiries Parking and other penalties 31-Mar-2014

    Summary: The Ombudsman will not investigate Miss D's complaint about being issued with a penalty charge notice because it lies outside her jurisdiction. This is because there is a right of appeal to a tribunal that it is reasonable to expect Miss D to use.

  • Devon County Council (13 020 224)

    Statement Closed after initial enquiries Highway repair and maintenance 31-Mar-2014

    Summary: The Ombudsman cannot investigate Mr B's complaint about the Council's failure to maintain a road. This is because Mr B has a right of appeal which is reasonable for him to use.

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