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Roads In Your Town

Discussion in 'Off-Topic Discussion' started by harshest, Feb 11, 2009.

  1. Feb 11, 2009 at 10:59 AM
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    harshest

    harshest [OP] I am the Sofa King

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    This applies mainly to the Northern half of the county and to the Canucks.

    How are they holding up now that we have had the first real thaw? The roads here in mid Michigan are absolutely falling apart. Some of them are like driving on dirt roads. You really have to pay attention to road so you don't break any suspension parts.
     
  2. Feb 11, 2009 at 11:26 AM
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    Janster

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    Pennsylvania roads are always falling apart - regardless. PA is the pothole mecha..... But luckily, we have a POTHOLE HOTLINE: 1-800-FIX-ROAD
     
  3. Feb 11, 2009 at 11:28 AM
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    squad314

    squad314 Thinks he's Steve McQueen

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    We're coming into serious pothole season.I've hit a couple in the past few days that rattled the fillings in my teeth.Like tou say,it's like driving on a rutted dirt road and it's going to get worse before it gets better.:(
     
  4. Feb 11, 2009 at 11:28 AM
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    LonghornTaco

    LonghornTaco Can you pass the bailout please?

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    Here in Minneapolis, the roads are dirty but not in bad shape. Or at least not where I go... :)
     
  5. Feb 11, 2009 at 11:29 AM
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    JDMcQ

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    I can always tell when I cross from Delaware into pennsylvania. There is a tooth jarring THUD when I hit that first of many potholes.
     
  6. Feb 11, 2009 at 1:20 PM
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    Racinkid13

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    The ones I drive round here in WA are scary. A couple by my house are undercut. Im waiting for them to disappear down the hillside. The cauldron holes have been patched by whom i think is Stevie Wonder.
     
  7. Feb 11, 2009 at 1:23 PM
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    rab89

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    south western canada (kelowna B.C in my case) roads aren't bad at all. there are a few random pot holes but they are completely fine other than that. but we dont drive on ours in the winter having dog sleds and all so they dont get much abuse.
     
  8. Feb 11, 2009 at 1:30 PM
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    Banchi94

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    Our roads in Colorado are always being worked on. It's like our state flower is the orange cone.
     
  9. Feb 11, 2009 at 1:31 PM
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    Hahaha! nice. road work is always such a piss off.
     
  10. Feb 11, 2009 at 1:32 PM
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    LonghornTaco

    LonghornTaco Can you pass the bailout please?

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    Here in Minnesota, they say there are two seasons... Winter and Orange Cone.
     
  11. Feb 11, 2009 at 1:45 PM
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    :laugh:
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  12. Feb 11, 2009 at 1:53 PM
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    harshest [OP] I am the Sofa King

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    We have a similar one of four seasons: Fall, Winter, Spring and Construction.
     
  13. Feb 11, 2009 at 1:59 PM
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    Here in lovely Spokane the roads are horrible. We have always had pretty bad roads but his winter seems to have been extra difficult on them.
     
  14. Feb 11, 2009 at 2:04 PM
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    My driveway is crumbling at the end... lol
     
  15. Feb 11, 2009 at 2:13 PM
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    "horrible"

    Ha ha that is a lie, you're roads there flat out suck.

    We were transporting two of our truck cranes a couple years back on I-90 and we couldn't keep them between the lines cause those corn furrows would grab the front tires and you'd go back and forth, up and down over and over, hell i thought I was at 6 flags on the coaster
     
  16. Feb 11, 2009 at 2:21 PM
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    I've never been to Beruit, but after weaving down Niagara Falls Blvd. today, i think i have an idea what i have been missing.
     
  17. Feb 11, 2009 at 2:38 PM
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    :laugh: Sounds like you're not missing much.
     
  18. Feb 11, 2009 at 2:48 PM
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    Simon's Mom Wag More Bark Less

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  19. Feb 11, 2009 at 3:02 PM
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    I tell people that I bought the off road package just to drive around PA
     
  20. Feb 11, 2009 at 3:19 PM
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    dually Low and slow

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    Our city dept. is doing a damn good job with keeping the upkeep on the roads, along with keeping everything sanded and plowed.
     
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