Figures show West Leeds is worst for potholes: Here’s how to report problems

Leeds pothole
Leeds pothole

Statistics revealed this week show West Leeds has some of the WORST roads in the city when it comes to potholes.

The top three roads for potholes in the city during 2017 – Stanningley Bypass, Bradford Road and Stanningley Road – are all West Leeds roads.

According to figures in the Yorkshire Evening Post, the top ten roads for pothole reports last year were:

  1. Stanningley Bypass – 69.
  2. Bradford Road – 62.
  3. Stanningley Road 46.
  4. Dewsbury Road – 40.
  5. Copgrove Road – 32.
  6. Wakefield Road – 32.
  7. Eccup Lane – 27.
  8. High Street – 27.
  9. Otley Road – 26.
  10. Whitehall Road – 25

Stanningley Bypass has been the most reported road in Leeds for the past three years.

Leeds pothole report map via Fix My Street

How to report potholes

You can report potholes in Leeds in a number of different ways.

Via Fix My Street – a local democracy website which allows you to publically report problems.

Or through Leeds City Council directly.

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