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Potholes can be costly for drivers and the city

Potholes in Cleveland Potholes in Cleveland
Potholes in Cleveland Potholes in Cleveland

All of the recent freezing and thawing is creating hundreds of potholes.

19 Action News believes we have found the worst potholes in Cleveland.

If you've driven on North Marginal to get on 90W from Lorain through West 98 Street you know -- and if you haven't, consider yourself forewarned!

In just two-tenths of a mile you'll find your tires in deep holes more than not, as there are clearly more potholes than pavement.

A statement from the city of Cleveland says they've patched the area once and will go back the end of this week to service the severely deteriorated streets.

City officials say so far this year, they've used 564.5 tons of recycled asphalt, 638 tons of cold patch and spent $49,496 in material costs.

Below is a list of Tuesday's pothole repairs that were completed or began and are in progress:

  • West 130 Street from Bellaire to Lorain - In progress  NB complete (one hole remains NB)
  • West 25 Street from Lorain Avenue to Detroit Avenue - SB complete; NB in progress
  • East 116 Street from  Buckeye to Fairhill - In Progress
  • Seville from E. 160 Street to Johnson Parkway - In progress
  • Miles from Broadway to E. 131 Street -  In progress
  • Caine from E. 131 Street to east 146 Street - in progress      
  • Green Road from Euclid Avenue to Ridgehill - Complete
  • St. Clair Avenue from E. 49 Street to E. 55 Street - complete
  • E. 9 Street from Carnegie to Orange - Complete
  • Broadway from Orange to Carnegie - Complete
  • Broadway from E. 9 Street to E. 30 Street - Complete
  • E. 108 Street from Magnolia to East Boulevard - Complete

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