Over the last several years, many of the service requests that Public Works has received, are related to unstable, soft, muddy, slippery and rutted roads.
Typically, this gravel works into the road surface in a timely manner with average rainfalls. This summer season has presented the challenge that the gravel isn’t working in as quickly as we would hope, with an unexpected lack of moisture in our region.
While we can’t control the moisture, or more accurately the lack of it this year, we have heard and listened to your concerns, and we are adjusting our road rejuvenation program to address your concerns.
We are reducing the quantity of the spread, or spreading a thinner layer of 1.5” while moisture levels remain low.
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