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2015 Media Releases


Date:
February 11, 2015
For More Information Contact:
Diane Gonzolas, Citizen Information Center, 402-441-7831
Miki Esposito, Public Works and Utilities Dir., 402-441-6173

Pothole Total Reaches 8,681

City pothole repair crews filled another 3,258 potholes Wednesday for a three-day total of 8,681. Crews have been working 10-hour days since Monday when Mayor Beutler directed that City resources be shifted to increase pothole repair and issued an emergency declaration. The Public Works and Utilities Department deployed 58 workers today. Over the three-day pothole surge, crews have used about 131 tons of material. Crews will begin another 10-hour day at 7 a.m. Thursday.

Potholes and other non-emergency street problems can be reported in four ways:

Those reporting emergency situations should always use 911.


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