potholes

By - 2/27/14 - 8:00 am
Pothole on Chestnut Hill Avenue

Julio Salado reports that when his car hit a pothole on Chestnut Hill Avenue between Applebee's and the circle this morning, the jolt was enough to trigger his car's airbags to deploy and send him to St. Elizabeth's with a bruised arm. In addition, the force of the airbag's expansion ripped his jacket.

By - 3/21/13 - 11:18 am

HolePatch guy shows DPW how to putty up holes. Photo by city of Boston.Hole Patch employee patches hole. Photo by city of Boston.

The Boston DPW today begins trials of three new methods for temporarily filling spring potholes until they... Read more

By - 2/21/13 - 11:35 am

The city's crack Pothole Patrol Crew will swarm the South End today, taking names but no prisoners as it fills in winter potholes like nobody's business.

By - 4/16/09 - 2:14 pm

Today's Globe gives us in-depth coverage of Navestock, England, which admits to specifically not filling in potholes as a method of controlling driving speeds. You can't drive around it, and that's the hole, er, whole story.