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Transportation
3:34 pm
Fri March 7, 2014

Drivers navigate pothole-strewn roads as Michigan lawmakers debate emergency funding

Brutal winter weather has turned many roads into a moonscape of potholes, more suited to an ATV than the family car.
Steve Carmody Michigan Radio

Many county road budgets in Michigan are idling on empty after our brutal winter.

They hope state lawmakers will agree soon on an emergency road funding bill.

Drivers in Michigan could be forgiven if they think their morning commute feels more like an off-road adventure.

Brutal winter weather has turned many roads into a moonscape of potholes, more suited to an ATV than the family car.

Denise Donohue is the director of the County Road Association of Michigan. She says some county road agencies have blown through a year’s budget in just two months.

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