For further details on Milton Keynes Councils approach to flooding and drainage strategies please click on the following link.
For a link to Milton Keynes Councils Flood Defence Policy Statement
The strategic objective for drainage has to be considered in line with the authorities role as Lead Local Flood Authority (LLFA), this establishes a responsibility upon the LLFA to investigate flooding events in accordance with Section 19 of the Flood and Water Management Act 2010. This duty also takes into account the Strategic Flood Risk Strategy and the Surface Water Management Plan for Milton Keynes. Whilst the authority has a duty to investigate flooding events the criteria is also clearly outlined and not all events will be investigated.
Milton Keynes has been awarded £2.796 m grant by the Department for Transport who has identified that the funding should be directed towards repairing damaged roads, tackling potholes and repairs to bridges/structures.more
MK Highways has taken a pro-active step towards recovering damage to our assets caused by drivers on our roads.more