Pothole Damage Repairs Costing Drivers $3 billion A YearOfficials with AAA say 15-percent of American drivers have to repair their cars every year because of damage from potholes. Overall, roadway problems are costing you $3 billion a year.
Further Delay Possible For Dallas Pothole ProblemThe pothole problem in Dallas could be prolonged after Mayor Mike Rawlings announced that he wanted to discuss a possible postponement of a 2017 bond package that would help fund road improvements.
Dallas To Spend $40 Million To Repair Limited Number Of StreetsThe City of Dallas maintains almost 12,000 lane miles worth of streets, unfortunately most of them are in bad shape and rated below average. But leaders are hoping to change that, spending some $40 million on street repair between now and September.
Arlington Ramps Up For Largest Street Improvement Program EverThe City of Arlington is ramping up the largest street improvement program in its history and Tuesday night people who drive in the city were also being warned that they'll need patience behind the wheel.
Texan Spray Paints Profane Message To Get Pothole FixedSomeone used a profane message to get a pothole in Plano fixed -- fast. The pothole, near an elementary school, was repaired in record time after someone spray painted a dirty word next to it.
Dallas Mayor May Change Mind On Property Tax Rates Because Of PotholesThe Mayor says he would keep the property tax rate as is instead of lowering it, only if the city can use a portion of the money and quickly make a big dent in road repairs.
Dallas City Leaders Discuss Pothole ProblemsPotholes, crumbling pavement, and fading lane lines are enough to drive anyone behind the wheel crazy.
No Guarantee Of Payment For Vehicle Damage On Texas HighwaysBent rims and busted hub caps have become the norm after winter weather added to growing number of North Texas potholes. There's no question pothole damage is hitting drivers bank accounts, but who is at fault?
North Texas Pothole So Damaging Police Called To Block Off AreaLast week’s winter blast did more than just drop the bottom of North Texas thermometers. Crews are back out filling what seem to be bottomless potholes, but one is so bad it flattened all four tires on one man’s BMW!
Potholes Continue To Cause Problems For North Texas DriversThe growing number of potholes are one thing, but what really worries some drivers is the prospect of other vehicles swerving at you to avoid them.
Pothole Problems Persist Along Interstate-35WLast week’s ice and snow storm melted over the weekend to reveal many highways littered with potholes. Many who stayed home at that time, are now finding the holes an obstacle in the daily commute.
Pothole Problems Will Get Worse Before They Get BetterSo, you're driving after the North Texas ice has finally melted. Great! Then, bam you hit a gigantic pothole. Sorry. And unfortunately those dips in the pavement and asphalt are going to get worse before they get better.