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April 14, 2021

The art of potholes

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Matthew Lambourne, Mullumbimby

The Greens councillors, in their full-page comment (July 24) claimed, among many other things, that ‘We’ve done more to fix the roads… than any previous council’.

Perhaps they could explain then why some of the roads I use regularly are in the worst condition I have ever seen?

Annette Snow’s suggestion (Letters, July 31) of painting white around the potholes is a good one – then when Council come along with their white cane looking for the potholes they can match the colours.

If that doesn’t work, rates are due at the end of August. If Council is unable to understand public safety or the millions of dollars in damage to our cars every year, perhaps they will understand a rates strike?


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1 COMMENT

  1. Matthew , as you are well aware ..byron shire council have announced a climate emergency !! Now if this was a shire of Calcutta, Beijing, it would be understandable…but no, for some extraordinary reason the council !! Have declared it in the shire ..council .have a put aside 20k towards this hysteria, put the council on notice .. they spend 1 dollar on this rubbish the pushback will be relentless from taxpaying rate payers …we do have a EMERGENCY in the shire appalling roads ..and pothole Emergency…spend the 20k on potholes!!!

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