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  • Faced with thousands of potholes, Syracuse officials ask for help to locate ...
    The Post-Standard
    SYRACUSE, N.Y. - Calling this the worst pothole season in recent memory, Syracuse officials are urging residents to report the annoying holes and craters to help public works crews get them all fixed. Pothole sightings can be called in to 448-2489 ...

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  • Road Construction Season Begins
    WGRZ-TV
    BUFFALO, N.Y. - Crews are preparing to lay new asphalt on roads throughout Western New York that got a terrible beating. Starting Monday, road work will begin on the Route 219. This particular project will close one lane at a time. "We will be milling ...


  • Lockport crews ready to pound pavement in pothole blitz
    Insurance News Net (press release)
    That means three crews every day with hot-patch asphalt and pavement rollers to try to fill in what Mother Nature left behind: streets which the rugged winter left, in some cases, ruined. ... "We have an agreement with New York State on Transit. We do ...

  • The Atlantic Cities


  • Take a (bumpy) ride through Central New York's worst pothole season in decades
    The Post-Standard
    This frigid winter has been a bad one for potholes across the Northeast. (Watch the video above to see how many we found last week.) One Central New York paving company owner said it's the worst winter he's seen in 35 years of doing business.

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  • 'Pothole killers': Auburn officials get demonstration of potential pothole fix
    Auburn Citizen
    The machinery is contracted to the state Department of Transportation and various municipalities across New York state, Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Ohio. It would be up to the Auburn City Council to approve of a lease ... The "pothole killer" itself ...


  • Utica to receive state funds for pothole repair
    Utica Observer Dispatch
    To jumpstart repairs in his town, New Hartford Town Highway Superintendent Richard Sherman has asked local hot mix asphalt plants to open a bit earlier. “We all have an awful lot of potholes,” he said. ... But money for paving can only stretch so far ...

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  • 'Brutal' pothole season not over yet
    Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
    Beware of Scottsville Rd near the expressway - hit a pothole yesterday (it was either that, the curb, or the car next to me) and now have to have a new tire - does the City of Rochester like to buy me one? Reply · Like ... To report a pothole or file a ...


  • Martinsburg Journal


  • Who fixes Harrisburg's sinkholes?: Q&A with TLA recap
    The Patriot-News (blog)
    You can still see asphalt under the hole. The City Highway ... You can't see any pavement when you look inside. These must be ... I moved here in September of 2009 and have had 3 or 4(can't remember) potholes in the same exact spot since I moved here ...