Potholes are a pain


| letters@queenscourier.com

In regard to your article on potholes (February 13-19) I would like to bring to your attention the poor conditions of whole sections of Northern Boulevard from the 59th Street Bridge to 114th Street in Corona, a heavily traveled road especially for trucks, the roadway has been repaired numerous times over the last few years […]

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Streets repaved and potholes filled at record pace


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The New York City Department of Transportation (DOT), racked up record numbers for street repairs as 950 of the city’s lane-miles were resurfaced this fiscal year. In addition to the paved roads, 267,921 potholes were filled up in the city. “Keeping the streets in good condition is vital to the health and safety of our […]

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City’s war on winter potholes


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City Transportation Department [DOT] highway maintenance crews are continuing a massive round-the-clock “pothole repair program to fix Queens’ battered road system. To meet this road repair emergency, 14 DOT crews plugged nearly 1,100 borough potholes during the past weekend. With March just around the corner, city DOT crews are also scheduled to begin upgrading 102 […]

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That’s life!


| vschneps@queenscourier.com

BIG

How can I write about last week without reflecting on the snow. It may have been fun for my grandkids and all the kids that were off from school, but it was devastating for endless numbers of businesses. We had to postpone our major networking event, “Rising Stars” — the first time we’ve ever postponed […]

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