A Burst of Damage

On March 29, 2012, Martin Wolfson wrote:

This pothole burst my tire, and damaged my front end. It’s on Sepulveda Blvd. Southbound between Howard Hughes and 77th street.

Martin Wolfson



3 Responses to “A Burst of Damage”

  1. Martin Wolfson on July 11th, 2012 2:48 pm

    I requested records from the city and found that in the weeks prior to me hitting this pothole and nearly being hurt or hurting a pedestrian when I lost control, 22 people called to report this. Many called 911. They were ignored by the city, the police and the mayor.

    Apparently people’s lives and well-being are less valuable to the city than a traffic cone.

  2. LA Potholes Makes KNBC News : LAPotholes on July 12th, 2012 11:52 pm

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  3. Getting the City to Pay for Damages : LAPotholes on September 5th, 2012 11:08 am

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