Potholes

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Repair Crews Work To Fill Potholes Across The Region

The snow may be melting, but drivers are now finding out what’s been underneath months of snow and ice.

03/10/2015

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With Potholes Everywhere, Delaware Valley Tire Shops Are Bustling

With the warm weather comes pothole season. A tire expert offers some advice.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/09/2015

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As Winter Ends, Pothole Season Begins

The Philadelphia region has been hit hard the last two winters. And now, with spring just around the corner, there is a downside to the big thaw — potholes!

03/08/2015

(A road crew works on potholes in Tansboro, NJ.  Photo by Mike DeNardo)

Drivers’ Prayers Answered? Work Underway On A New, More Effective Pothole Repair System

Leslie McCarthy, an assistant professor at Villanova University, says part of the problem with potholes this year is the way they were repaired last year.

KYW Newsradio 1060–02/09/2015

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New Pa. Driver And Vehicle Fees To Take Effect April 1

Seven new fee increases are taking effect April 1.

03/31/2014

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Potholes Cause Problems On I-95N

Large potholes damaged tires on several cars traveling on Interstate-95 Northbound in Philadelphia Saturday.

03/29/2014

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PennDOT Experiments With Materials That Resist Potholes After Brutal Winter

Potholes are caused by macadam freezing and thawing, then cracking. But Leslie McCarthy, assistant professor of engineering at Villanova University, says tests are underway on new materials which resist contraction.

03/15/2014

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Camden County To Deploy “Pothole Killer”

The Camden County Freeholder Board says it is deploying a pothole-filling machine on the streets this week.

03/10/2014

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Penndot Crews Out in Force, Repairing Roads During Deep-Freeze Respite

If you’re out driving on a highway this weekend, there’s a good chance you’ll see them. More than two dozen Penndot crews are on pothole repair duty.

03/07/2014

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South Jersey Company Says It Has a Better Way To Do Pothole Repairs

“It’s like a skin graft: it becomes an integral part of the road,” says Marilyn Grabowski of Atlantic Infrared, in Pt. Pleasant Beach.

02/20/2014

(A driver negotiates past a formidable pothole on Fifth Street, north of Market, in center city Philadelphia.  Photo by Mike DeNardo)

Potholes Present Challenge For Delaware Valley Drivers, Repair Crews

The snow is melting, but that’s only exposing more gaping potholes throughout the region.

02/20/2014

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Area Crews Fill Potholes, Awaiting Warmer Weather For Real Road Repairs

Potholes. They’re everywhere. And road crews are working overtime to fill them.

02/19/2014

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Crews Work To Repair Pothole-Littered Roads In Camden County

It doesn’t take long driving through South Jersey to see it’s been a tough winter on the roads.

02/17/2014

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Winter Is Pothole Growing Season For The Delaware Valley

This year, it is as bad for potholes as we have seen in years.

01/15/2014

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Tire-Flattening Potholes Popping Up All Over The Region

The recent winter weather and extreme cold snap is taking its toll on the roads, and potholes are causing havoc for many drivers.

01/09/2014

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