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Toronto is known for dead raccoons and potholes. The city's 311 nerve centre knows this reputation is well-earned - Toronto Star

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Toronto Star

Toronto is known for dead raccoons and potholes. The city's 311 nerve centre knows this reputation is well-earned
Toronto Star
In a new series, the Star delves into 311 data to see what our concerns say about the city. In the first instalment, we go behind the curtain at 311's headquarters and learn that, with our Top 5 gripes, we're living up to our raccoon-loving, pothole ...

Big cash injection for pothole repair on Devon's roads - Tavistock Times Gazette

Google News - 17 November 2018 - 12:09pm

Tavistock Times Gazette

Big cash injection for pothole repair on Devon's roads
Tavistock Times Gazette
Devon County Council will get £18.754-million to improve the roads in the region, roads minister Jesse Norman has announced, as part of a £420-million fund to tackle potholes nationwide. The council has welcomed the funding from the Government and has ...
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Big cash injection for pothole repair on Devon's roads - Okehampton Times

Google News - 17 November 2018 - 12:01pm

Okehampton Times

Big cash injection for pothole repair on Devon's roads
Okehampton Times
Devon County Council will get £18.754-million to improve the roads in the region, roads minister Jesse Norman has announced, as part of a £420-million fund to tackle potholes nationwide. The council has welcomed the funding from the Government and has ...

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Jo Beavis reveals which potholes in Halstead are inline to be fixed - Halstead Gazette

Google News - 16 November 2018 - 6:06pm

Halstead Gazette

Jo Beavis reveals which potholes in Halstead are inline to be fixed
Halstead Gazette
Jo Beavis reveals which potholes in Halstead are inline to be fixed. By Alex Gidden. Show caption. See both photos images. Search for 20 worst potholes in Halstead begins. Potholes. Skip to next image ». Search for 20 worst potholes in Halstead begins.

Sutton: Government hands borough £474000 to fix potholes - Your Local Guardian

Google News - 16 November 2018 - 12:16pm

Your Local Guardian

Sutton: Government hands borough £474000 to fix potholes
Your Local Guardian
Sutton: Government hands borough £474,000 to fix potholes. By Nick Kituno journo_kituno Reporter - Sutton & Epsom. Photo: Joe Giddens / PA Wire. Sutton is getting more than £474,000 to help fix potholes across the borough and help fund other road ...

Are potholes getting worse? - Cyclist

Google News - 15 November 2018 - 4:49pm

Cyclist

Are potholes getting worse?
Cyclist
Photos of the 40-year-old cyclist's injuries went viral when he lost four teeth and suffered a fractured spine and broken skull after hitting a nine-inch deep pothole and landing on his face. Potholes also hit the headlines in May when the AA's ...

Potholes across Walsall to be filled with £1 million cash boost - Birmingham Live

Google News - 15 November 2018 - 4:45pm

Birmingham Live

Potholes across Walsall to be filled with £1 million cash boost
Birmingham Live
Motorists in Walsall are set to be given some welcome relief from the scourge of potholes following a funding boost of more than a million pounds. The Department of Transport (DfT) announced Walsall Council has been awarded £1,071,000 to fix defects ...

Pothole stopped cyclist just 7miles into 1000m charity trip - Gazette

Google News - 15 November 2018 - 4:19pm

Gazette

Pothole stopped cyclist just 7miles into 1000m charity trip
Gazette
A CARE home manager's epic 1,000 mile charity cycling challenge came a cropper when she hit a pothole just SEVEN miles in. Becky Dunn, who is the manager of Anchor Lodge, in Cliff Parade, Walton, was due to ride the mammoth distance across.

Growing pothole 'could throw you into the path of an oncoming vehicle' - but it hasn't been fixed - Cambridgeshire Live

Google News - 15 November 2018 - 1:53pm

Cambridgeshire Live

Growing pothole 'could throw you into the path of an oncoming vehicle' - but it hasn't been fixed
Cambridgeshire Live
The editor of Swavesey's village magazine, the Meridian, who said she wishes to remain anonymous, reported a pothole near her home to Cambridgeshire County council in March, but it's still there.

This is how much is going be spent on fixing potholes in Warwickshire - Coventry Live

Google News - 15 November 2018 - 12:24pm

Coventry Live

This is how much is going be spent on fixing potholes in Warwickshire
Coventry Live
According to the Department for Transport it costs £53 for a pothole to be fixed but Warwickshire County Council says some of the government cash it has been given will be spent on prevention as well. Shire Hall has fared well compared to neighbouring ...

This is how much is going be spent on fixing potholes in Warwickshire - Coventry Live

Google News - 15 November 2018 - 12:24pm

Coventry Live

This is how much is going be spent on fixing potholes in Warwickshire
Coventry Live
More than £5.5million is to ploughed into fixing perilous potholes across Nuneaton and Bedworth and wider Warwickshire. The £5,741,000 windfall is to be spent on not only fixing what are a nightmare for many motorists but preventing them too.

Helping patch up some of Fenland's potholes - KLFM 96.7

Google News - 15 November 2018 - 12:09pm

KLFM 96.7

Helping patch up some of Fenland's potholes
KLFM 96.7
“We have learnt from the previous winter and have already made changes to the way we repair the potholes so we're ready for this winter. “Our roads are important to us and we are listening to people's frustrations by already spending £3m on pothole ...

Here's how much money Leeds has been given to fix its potholes - Leeds Live

Google News - 15 November 2018 - 12:04pm

Leeds Live

Here's how much money Leeds has been given to fix its potholes
Leeds Live
“That is why the Government is investing more in improving our roads than at any time before – £15 billion between 2015 and 2020 and a further £28.8 billion to 2025. Plus an immediate extra £420 million for potholes and local road maintenance just this ...

This is how many potholes are going to be filled in across Coventry - Coventry Live

Google News - 15 November 2018 - 11:16am

Coventry Live

This is how many potholes are going to be filled in across Coventry
Coventry Live
More than 20,000 potholes will be repaired in Coventry after the city was awarded funding. Department for Transport has given the West Midlands a pot of £43million this winter for road repairs, a lot of which will go on the thousands of potholes on our ...

Bucks potholes: Bucks County Council to receive £4.6 million from government to repair potholes - Bucks Free Press

Google News - 15 November 2018 - 9:46am

Bucks Free Press

Bucks potholes: Bucks County Council to receive £4.6 million from government to repair potholes
Bucks Free Press
On Monday cabinet member for transport at Bucks County Council, Mark Shaw, said the authority should receive £4 million to £6 million from government to patch up potholes. It has since been confirmed the county will be handed £4.6 million from a £420 ...

Fund to sort out Darlington's potholes - The Northern Echo

Google News - 15 November 2018 - 5:15am

The Northern Echo

Fund to sort out Darlington's potholes
The Northern Echo
POTHOLES, bridges and general maintenance of roads throughout Darlington are set to be targeted thanks to £770,000 of additional funding from the government. 0 comment. Darlington Borough Council has received the cash boost from the Department of ...

Croydon Council given nearly £1million to spend on fixing Croydon's potholes - Croydon Advertiser

Google News - 14 November 2018 - 9:03pm

Croydon Advertiser

Croydon Council given nearly £1million to spend on fixing Croydon's potholes
Croydon Advertiser
Croydon Council has been given nearly an extra £1million to go towards fixing potholes and other Highways issues across the borough. The Government has granted the council £956,000 as part of a national investment of £450 million into England's roads ...

Bexley budget: Government to give council £700k for pothole repairs - News Shopper

Google News - 14 November 2018 - 5:10pm

News Shopper

Bexley budget: Government to give council £700k for pothole repairs
News Shopper
Bexley budget: Government to give council £700k for pothole repairs. By Tom Bull @TomBulllll Local Democracy Reporter - Bexley, Bromley & Greenwich. Potholes cost the council £100k in payouts last year ...

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£12.4m cash injection for pothole repairs in Greater Manchester ... - Manchester Evening News

Google News - 14 November 2018 - 4:10pm

Manchester Evening News

£12.4m cash injection for pothole repairs in Greater Manchester ...
Manchester Evening News
"Only consistent, sustainable long-term investment in our highways will help us achieve the much-needed improvements to our roads that we and Manchester ...

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