Crews to fill thousands this weekend

LOS ANGELES (CBS) — If your commute to work was bumpy enough to loosen your fillings — and your suspension — you can likely blame the city’s growing pothole problem.

KNX 1070’s Pete Demetriou reports on a major fill-in effort planned for this weekend in the wake of a series of storms that have pounded roads around the Southland.

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Up to fifty street services crews will work throughout the weekend long to tackle approximately 10,000 of the worst road ruts, hoping to reduce the growing backlog complaints in the process.

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City Council president Eric Garcetti has been fighting the pothole battle for some time, and says the effort is long overdue.

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