Drivers dodge, swerve and – #$@%*! – to avoid potholes

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Drivers dodge, swerve and – #$@%*! – to avoid potholes

Road crews say weather needs to improve before meaningful repairs can be made
A van hits one of several potholes on 32nd Street in north Durango. Water freezing and thawing is creating potholes in roads across the region.

Drivers dodge, swerve and – #$@%*! – to avoid potholes

A van hits one of several potholes on 32nd Street in north Durango. Water freezing and thawing is creating potholes in roads across the region.

Drivers dodge, swerve and – #$@%*! – to avoid potholes

A snowy winter has contributed to numerous potholes appearing in roads throughout La Plata County, including this one on 32nd Street in Durango. Government crews are working on repairing the damage, but dry weather is required to make lasting repairs.

Drivers dodge, swerve and – #$@%*! – to avoid potholes

The city plans to temporarily patch potholes until asphalt plants reopen in April. Larger reconstruction projects could help roads better handle winter conditions, said Levi Lloyd, director of city operations.
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