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Potholes - Daily Herald

Google News - 24 March 2017 - 7:08pm

Daily Herald

Potholes
Daily Herald
Wet winters can leave the roads in pieces, and it's very apparent come spring that a pothole can be found in nearly every road. Some cities fare far worse (we're looking at you Pleasant Grove and Highland) than others. It's just an extra reason for ...

WATCH: Councillor vows to fill in 'dangerous' potholes plaguing Field Lane in Burton - Burton Mail

Google News - 24 March 2017 - 4:02pm

Burton Mail

WATCH: Councillor vows to fill in 'dangerous' potholes plaguing Field Lane in Burton
Burton Mail
A Burton man has vowed to take action against the increasing number of potholes that are appearing across Horninglow and Stretton. Residents across the town have been moaning about the craters littering the roads, with the latest complaints coming from ...

Is this an end to Denham's potholes? County council carry out overnight repair work on A412 - Get Bucks

Google News - 24 March 2017 - 3:20pm

Get Bucks

Is this an end to Denham's potholes? County council carry out overnight repair work on A412
Get Bucks
More than 20 workers at Transport for Bucks (TfB) carried out overnight repair work on the A412 Denham. The spring clean saw the team make pothole repairs, carry out small scale resurfacing and clear drainage channels - as well as cutting some new ones ...

Witney grandfather demands Oxfordshire County Council fix ... - The Oxford Times

Google News - 24 March 2017 - 2:45pm

The Oxford Times

Witney grandfather demands Oxfordshire County Council fix ...
The Oxford Times
A GRANDFATHER and former Blackbird Leys resident of 23 years has lambasted the 'dreadful' state of the estate's roads.

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Rains add 1,300 potholes to city to-do repair list - East Bay Times - East Bay Times

Google News - 24 March 2017 - 1:23pm

East Bay Times

Rains add 1,300 potholes to city to-do repair list - East Bay Times
East Bay Times
Department of Public Works staff attend to a pothole along High Street last March. Rainy weather brings new potholes — 1,300 reports were called in already ...
Hold on tight, it's pothole season! - BayToday.caBayToday

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Man wins £10000 after pothole damages Ferrari - AOL Travel UK

Google News - 24 March 2017 - 12:15pm

AOL Travel UK

Man wins £10000 after pothole damages Ferrari
AOL Travel UK
A proud Ferrari driver has been awarded £10,000 from a council after a pothole which would have cost just £53 to repair damaged his sporty red "pride and joy". Father of two Scott Nicholas, 44, was cruising along in his Ferrari 458 when he hit the dip ...

2 Workers Struck By County Vehicle, One Killed, While Patching Potholes [VIDEO] - CBS Detroit

Google News - 24 March 2017 - 10:57am

CBS Detroit

2 Workers Struck By County Vehicle, One Killed, While Patching Potholes [VIDEO]
CBS Detroit
The men were part of a crew that was patching potholes on Van Born Road near Beech Daly Road, along the border of Taylor and Dearborn Heights. Both were on foot around 10:30 a.m. when they were struck from behind by a dump truck, driven by a ...

Learner drivers are failing their tests trying to avoid potholes - Scottish Daily Record

Google News - 24 March 2017 - 6:02am

Learner drivers are failing their tests trying to avoid potholes
Scottish Daily Record
A spokesperson for Renfrewshire Council said: “All reported potholes are allocated timescales for repair and these are carried out as quickly as possible. “The issue of potholes is taken seriously and our teams are continuously working to restore ...

Calgary road crews work to clear potholes, start on spring cleaning ... - iNews880.com

Google News - 23 March 2017 - 7:55pm

iNews880.com

Calgary road crews work to clear potholes, start on spring cleaning ...
iNews880.com
City of Calgary work crews are taking advantage of Thursday's warm weather to get a jump on pothole repair and...

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Road worker killed patching potholes, another injured in Taylor - Detroit Free Press

Google News - 23 March 2017 - 7:24pm

Detroit Free Press

Road worker killed patching potholes, another injured in Taylor
Detroit Free Press
A Wayne County road worker was killed and another worker injured today after being struck by a county vehicle as they were working to patch potholes. The incident happened just after 10:30 a.m. on Van Born near Beech Daly in Taylor. Taylor Police Chief ...
Road worker dies after accident while patching potholes in Taylor ...Fox 2 Detroit
Truck Strikes 2 in Pothole-Patching Crew, Killing 1U.S. News & World Report
Garden City man killed by Wayne County truck while patching potholesWDIV Detroit
WXYZ -Southgate News Herald
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Our Infrastructure Is Pure Shit So Anarchists Are Filling Potholes In ... - Jalopnik

Google News - 23 March 2017 - 5:28pm

Jalopnik

Our Infrastructure Is Pure Shit So Anarchists Are Filling Potholes In ...
Jalopnik
If you have a pulse and have driven in a car, you understand our roadways suck. That's also true in Portland, Oregon, where a group of self-described anarchists ...
These Anarchists Are Fixing Portland's Pothole Problem - Good ...Good News Network

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Essex County Council pothole treatment divides Harlow councillors ... - Essex Live

Google News - 23 March 2017 - 5:06pm

Essex Live

Essex County Council pothole treatment divides Harlow councillors ...
Essex Live
Potholes and poor road surfaces in Harlow could be tackled by an innovative trial treatment, which has divided councillors. Essex Highways says its proposed ...

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It's pothole season in North Bay - My North Bay Now - My North Bay Now

Google News - 23 March 2017 - 3:28pm

My North Bay Now

It's pothole season in North Bay - My North Bay Now
My North Bay Now
It's the time of year when North Bay city streets become home to plenty of potholes. As spring continues its freeze and thaw cycle, potholes have begun to ...
If the city doesn't know about a pothole, it doesn't have to fix it ...TimminsToday

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The most expensive pothole in Peterborough: Council pay £10,000 ... - Peterborough Telegraph

Google News - 23 March 2017 - 11:30am

Peterborough Telegraph

The most expensive pothole in Peterborough: Council pay £10,000 ...
Peterborough Telegraph
The most expensive pothole in Peterborough cost the council £10000 after a man damaged his 'pride and joy' when he drove into the hole.

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What's up with all the potholes? - The Suburban Times

Google News - 23 March 2017 - 1:21am

What's up with all the potholes?
The Suburban Times
According to our trusty friend “Google”, a pothole appears when water seeps through holes or cracks in the pavement to the subsoil. The regular flow of cars and heavy loads over the compromised section of roadway results in the asphalt giving out and a ...

Oakland Hills Resident Spur Action On Potholes With Spray Paint ... - CBS San Francisco Bay Area

Google News - 23 March 2017 - 12:39am

CBS San Francisco Bay Area

Oakland Hills Resident Spur Action On Potholes With Spray Paint ...
CBS San Francisco Bay Area
OAKLAND (CBS SF) — Two neighbors worried about dangerous potholes in the Oakland hills are taking the initiative. They are spray painting the trouble spots ...
Oakland residents spray paint danger spots to warn drivers of ...KGO-TV

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Concerns raised by motorists over number of potholes on the Glenshane Road - Derry Now

Google News - 22 March 2017 - 9:09pm

Derry Now

Concerns raised by motorists over number of potholes on the Glenshane Road
Derry Now
Motorists travelling towards Dungiven on the Glenshane Road have complained about a number of potholes near The Ponderosa Bar. Staff at the Dungiven Tyre Centre said that over a few days last week at least six motorists needed repairs to their tyres as ...

Oakland residents spray paint danger spots to warn drivers of ... - KGO-TV

Google News - 22 March 2017 - 6:36pm

KGO-TV

Oakland residents spray paint danger spots to warn drivers of ...
KGO-TV
Women in Oakland are taking matters into their own hands by spray painting danger spots to let drivers know about bad potholes before they hit them in ...
Oakland Hills Resident Spur Action On Potholes With Spray Paint ...CBS San Francisco Bay Area

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