“ Glasgow’s roads are opened 20,000 times a year by utilities. Poor quality reinstatements by 3 rd parties are a major starting point for many potholes. They create problems which are then exacerbated by freezing temperatures and heavy traffic…There is little we can do to avoid the damage extreme weather has caused in recent years”
“ Last winter 10,000 potholes were reported in just a few weeks…The council found £8million additional funds. This year the potential damage is even greater. Despite facing unprecedented budget cuts, we have spent £4million clearing snow and ice”.