unadopted

unadopted

(ˌʌnəˈdɒptɪd)
adj
1. (of a child) not adopted
2. Brit (of a road, etc) not maintained by a local authority
Translations

unadopted

[ˈʌnəˈdɒptɪd] ADJ (Brit) [road] → no oficial (siendo de los vecinos la responsabilidad de su mantenimiento)

unadopted

adj
(Brit) unadopted road öffentliche Straße, für deren Instandhaltung die Anlieger allein verantwortlich sind
childnicht adoptiert; many children remain unadoptedviele Kinder werden nicht adoptiert
proposalnicht aufgegriffen
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"Developers' activities, access roads, unadopted roads, lack of local infrastructure, management charges - these are all issues that affect very many people in my constituency.
SNP city councillor for the area Alexander McLellan said: "The roads budget was cut this year so I see it as highly unlikely that a substantial repair to an unadopted road will be forthcoming.
"The roads budget was cut this year, so I see it as highly unlikely that a substantial repair to an unadopted road will be forthcoming.
The refusal and sheer pigheadedness amounts to the necessary use of the unadopted road at the side of the building formerly the old Classic cinema.
Sandy Cove in Kinmel Bay, which has 275 and was built as a holiday resort in 1930s, has unadopted roads, meaning council is not responsible for their At a meeting to discuss what could be done about the woeful state of its roads, association member Roger Norman said: "The roads suffer from a lack of drainage and water is left to soak away.
Park Lane is an unadopted road which leads from Tonyrefail's main road Mill Street to Park Lane Surgery, Well Pharmacy and a number of private houses and is the only road leading to the surgery.
(1) When an agency fails to adhere to this requirement, it faces the possibility of an unadopted rule challenge.
It is the latest in a seemingly neverending series of applications in the hamlet, to the south-west of Ponteland, which have left county councillors frustrated at their inability to limit further development, despite major concerns about the state of The Avenue, an unadopted private road.
"It's an unadopted road -- the road isn't even completed it's that new.
Bureau of Land Management (BLM) consider euthanizing the unadopted horses in its holding facilities triggered widespread outrage.