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Robins supposed to be bobbin' along, not the road

VALPARAISO | Strolling on County Road 500 North, Public Works Director Matt Evans had a spring in his step, but it wasn't because of spring break or the prospect the snow might finally be winding down for the winter.

March 27, 2014 12:00 am

As winter wanes, potholes, flooding problems increase

VALPARAISO | Assuming Public Works Director Matt Evans is right and it won't continue to snow forever, the problem becomes one of dealing with the damage to the streets.

March 10, 2014 8:30 pm

Fix Borman potholes during non-peak minutes

Pothole repairs should be done during a non-peak time, which on the Borman Expressway is from 3:35 a.m. to 3:40 a.m.

February 23, 2014 12:00 am
Auto service centers see weather-related upswing in business

Auto service centers see weather-related upswing in business

Local automotive repair service centers report an increase in business due to pothole ravaged roads and frigid weather-related issues.

February 15, 2014 11:00 pm Photos


Lake County commissioners say neglect spawned potholes

Lake County commissioners say neglect spawned potholes

CROWN POINT | The state and Lake County want to steer public outrage over potholes that swallowed Cline Avenue and caused headaches for drivers and flat tires away from themselves.

January 15, 2014 3:30 pm Photos



Portage fills 3,700 potholes during weekend

PORTAGE | Street Department crews worked the weekend filling in potholes on streets throughout Portage.

January 13, 2014 12:00 pm
Court finds Hammond killer Komyatti at fault in bike crash

Court finds Hammond killer Komyatti at fault in bike crash

INDIANAPOLIS | The Indiana Court of Appeals ruled Monday that a Hammond native brutally disfigured in a bike accident, one month after finishing 27 years in prison for his role in the 1983 murder of his father, has only himself to blame.

May 13, 2013 6:07 pm Photos



Borman pothole flattens tires, delays morning commuters

A large pothole in westbound Interstate 80/94 lanes just past Ripley Street forced the closure of the right and center lanes early Thursday.

April 28, 2011 9:26 am

Pothole hot line is heating up for Hobart street department

HOBART| The city's new pothole hot line logged a record number of nine calls last weekend, Public Works Director C. Wayne Snider said.

February 18, 2011 12:00 am

Report Hobart potholes any time, day or night, on hot line

HOBART | The city of Hobart has recently initiated a pothole hot line available 24 hours, seven days a week.

January 28, 2011 12:00 am

Hobart starting new hot line for reporting city's potholes

HOBART | The city of Hobart on Monday started a new service called the pothole hot line.

January 11, 2011 12:00 am

Bowman lane closures start tonight to repair potholes

Two lanes of westbound Interstate 80/94 will be restricted from 8 p.m. today until 6 a.m. Thursday near the 13.5 mile marker near the Toll Road exit, according to the Indiana Department of Transportation.

September 30, 2010 12:00 am

Borman lane closures planned for emergency pothole repairs

A rolling closure is planned from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. today on the westbound Borman Expressway at the Ripley Street interchange for emergency pothole repairs, the Indiana Department of Transportation announced this morning.

July 15, 2010 7:59 am
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