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Repair works on pothole-ridden Dundee road welcomed - Evening Telegraph

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Evening Telegraph

Repair works on pothole-ridden Dundee road welcomed
Evening Telegraph
Residents of Arbroath Road claim that some of the potholes are up to eight inches deep and empty lorries rattle when they drive over them. Roadworks took place on the throughfare as recently as December last year, when pavement repairs were carried out ...

Is that a pothole or a pond in the road? - Oxfordshire Guardian

Google News - 26 May 2017 - 9:22am

Oxfordshire Guardian

Is that a pothole or a pond in the road?
Oxfordshire Guardian
Village residents have decided to no longer be sitting ducks and take matters into their own hands. Parish councillors and residents started a campaign last week to highlight the problem of potholes in Steeple Aston by placing rubber ducks along South ...

This Ukip candidate wants to slash welfare, fix potholes and build an ... - Mirror.co.uk

Google News - 25 May 2017 - 9:56pm

Mirror.co.uk

This Ukip candidate wants to slash welfare, fix potholes and build an ...
Mirror.co.uk
Ukip's candidate in South Suffolk wants to cut regulations on businesses, slash welfare and taxes, and opposes the planned building of a bypass in his ...

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Noida authority to repair potholes by June 15 - Hindustan Times

Google News - 25 May 2017 - 5:58pm

Hindustan Times

Noida authority to repair potholes by June 15
Hindustan Times
Following the CM's instructions, the Noida authority took a pledge to repair all potholes latest by May-end. However, the authority will not be able to repair all potholes on all arterial and smaller roads by the end of the month as it has not been ...

Horham going potty over pothole problem - Diss Express

Google News - 25 May 2017 - 5:00pm

Diss Express

Horham going potty over pothole problem
Diss Express
A north Suffolk village is going potty over potholes. A maverick potholer has begun to highlight defects along the roads in Horham with yellow paint in a bid to get them noticed and repaired by Suffolk County Council.

Potholes to be repaired - Gloucester Review

Google News - 25 May 2017 - 9:37am

Potholes to be repaired
Gloucester Review
Many of the potholes in local roads will disappear over the next five years thanks to a £150million investment, says Gloucestershire County Council. "Residents can look forward to fewer potholes on Gloucestershire's roads, thanks to the proposed ...

Oxon councillors fill holes in the road with rubber ducks - Daily Mail

Google News - 25 May 2017 - 1:31am

Daily Mail

Oxon councillors fill holes in the road with rubber ducks
Daily Mail
Residents in a picturesque village are protesting against potholes by filling them with rubber ducks. Britain's pothole-ridden roads costs motorists more than £650 million in repairs each year. And now councillors in Steeple Aston, Oxfordshire, have ...

No python, potholes ready to swallow Bengaluru - Deccan Chronicle

Google News - 25 May 2017 - 12:47am

Deccan Chronicle

No python, potholes ready to swallow Bengaluru
Deccan Chronicle
With the rain battering the roads, crater- like potholes have emerged in several areas, exposing the shoddy asphalting done by the BBMP. Despite the huge funds it claims to spend on repairing roads and desilting drains in preparation for the monsoon ...

Council to spend extra $2.9M to fix potholes, resurface roads - CBC.ca

Google News - 24 May 2017 - 5:41pm

CBC.ca

Council to spend extra $2.9M to fix potholes, resurface roads
CBC.ca
Ottawa's city council added $2.5 million to its road-resurfacing budget at the end of its meeting Wednesday, in order to deal with a freeze-and-thaw season that's created a big jump in pothole complaints. Mayor Jim Watson asked council to waive the ...

'Empty the bins' and 'fix the potholes!' – residents' anger after being criticised over eating habits - Mirror.co.uk

Google News - 24 May 2017 - 4:08pm

Mirror.co.uk

'Empty the bins' and 'fix the potholes!' – residents' anger after being criticised over eating habits
Mirror.co.uk
'Empty the bins' and 'fix the potholes!' – residents' anger after being criticised over eating habits. Some people took offence after Bristol City Council appeared to attack the restaurant industry. Share; Comments. ByJoshua Barrie. 16:06, 24 MAY 2017 ...

EDITORIAL: Festival of Potholes - Byron Shire News

Google News - 24 May 2017 - 8:56am

Byron Shire News

EDITORIAL: Festival of Potholes
Byron Shire News
Potholes, and the damage they cause, are the number one topic of conversation locally so it's worth drawing attention to this suspiciously intact stretch of road. Statistics from the Swiss Pothole Institute reveal that here in the Byron Shire we are ...

Tot helps protest against village potholes by filling them with 100 rubber ducks - The Sun

Google News - 24 May 2017 - 1:40am

The Sun

Tot helps protest against village potholes by filling them with 100 rubber ducks
The Sun
I had a bruise on my leg for three or four days.” The protest paid off with the county council promising to assess the rocky roads this week. Pothole-ridden roads up and down the country are costing motorists more than £650million in repairs every year.

Plug-in could help cities catch, fix potholes quickly | WFAA.com - WFAA

Google News - 23 May 2017 - 1:45pm

WFAA

Plug-in could help cities catch, fix potholes quickly | WFAA.com
WFAA
IRVING -- Potholes can make for a rough ride or an annoying bump in the road, but the damage they cause can have a much greater impact. Deteriorating roads ...

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'Too many potholes and not safe to drive on' - Lincolnshire TT champ says our roads are 'dangerous' - Lincolnshire Echo

Google News - 23 May 2017 - 5:23am

Lincolnshire Echo

'Too many potholes and not safe to drive on' - Lincolnshire TT champ says our roads are 'dangerous'
Lincolnshire Echo
A two-time TT winner from Lincolnshire has launched a passionate plea to improve road safety in the county. Steve Plater, who won the Supersport race in 2008 and the Senior in 2009, wants local authorities fill in more pot holes and do more to maintain ...

Expanding potholes have Richmond residents concerned - WRIC

Google News - 23 May 2017 - 5:22am

WRIC

Expanding potholes have Richmond residents concerned
WRIC
RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — The City of Richmond is no stranger to potholes, but a growing hole on Monument Avenue has drivers swerving into the other lane to avoid damage to their car. Those who drive the road every day are worried that this hole is going ...

City repaired more than 66000 potholes this year: Morantz - CTV News

Google News - 22 May 2017 - 5:16pm

CTV News

City repaired more than 66000 potholes this year: Morantz
CTV News
The City of Winnipeg has repaired more than 66,000 potholes this year, according to a city councillor. The Charleswood-Tuxedo Coun. Marty Morantz tweeted the information this week after getting the numbers from the Public Works department. He said it's ...

Our View: No avoiding potholes in Fall River - Wicked Local Braintree

Google News - 22 May 2017 - 1:57pm

Wicked Local Braintree

Our View: No avoiding potholes in Fall River
Wicked Local Braintree
Lately, or for at least one meeting, the Fall River City Council has been wrestling with the pothole. City Councilor Cliff Ponte even brought a picture of a giant pothole to show at the meeting. No doubt that pothole is very familiar to those of his ...

Villagers fill local potholes with rubber ducks - Motors.co.uk - Motors.co.uk

Google News - 22 May 2017 - 9:04am

Motors.co.uk

Villagers fill local potholes with rubber ducks - Motors.co.uk
Motors.co.uk
Residents in an Oxfordshire village have protested against the condition of their local roads by filling in potholes with rubber ducks. People from Steeple.
Rubber duckies floated in pothole as part of British village protest ...Stuff.co.nz

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Potholes puncture roads near Karwan - Times of India

Google News - 22 May 2017 - 2:51am

Times of India

Potholes puncture roads near Karwan
Times of India
"The potholes cause much inconvenience to motorists. It needs immediate repairs, as it poses serious threat to vehicular traffic passing through this route. Though it was repaired, the recent heavy rain caused enough damage and left behind a giant ...

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