Rockford Scanner™: Major Craters on The Rockford Roadways





NEW:  Rockford Scanner has added a
new feature on our Facebook page!

Click HERE to see the new features!


Garrett sent us this photo of some major potholes.

Several people said they have reported these, and they still are not fixed.

The city said they would be out filling in potholes, but many said some potholes, no wait, craters still exist on the roadways.

Inside lane on Alpine, South bound just after Newburg

Garrett

 

CLICK HERE to learn about how to report potholes


Scroll down for similar articles!
Also our 
share buttons!
Be sure to SHARE our stuff, follow us on social media!

Email your tips and photo to us at RockfordScanner@Gmail.com

NEW:  Check Rockford Scanner out on Patreon 






Advertise on Rockford Scanner Support Rockford Scanner, Visit our Sponsors, Frequently Asked Questions, About Us, FOIA, Listen to the police scannerSend us tips




http://RickieTraeger.com

Rockford Scanner™: Flooding Issues in Rockford





NEW:  Rockford Scanner has added a
new feature on our Facebook page!

Click HERE to see the new features!


RS Source sent us the following in regards to flooding in Rockford .

” Alida street behind the the old Schnucks on Rockton. My car was submerged in the middle and I was stranded for an hour. Tow truck had to come and get me out. Very dangerous location it’s deeper than what it appears because of the big pot holes under the water.  ”


Scroll down for similar articles!
Also our 
share buttons!
Be sure to SHARE our stuff, follow us on social media!

Email your tips and photo to us at RockfordScanner@Gmail.com

NEW:  Check Rockford Scanner out on Patreon 






Advertise on Rockford Scanner Support Rockford Scanner, Visit our Sponsors, Frequently Asked Questions, About Us, FOIA, Listen to the police scannerSend us tips




http://RickieTraeger.com

Rockford Scanner™: Potholes,Reporting Them To The City





Email your tips and photo to us at RockfordScanner@Gmail.com


NEW:  Check Rockford Scanner out on Patreon 

https://www.patreon.com/rockfordscanner

Jared Rideritus sent us the following info and photo:

“Giant pothole south bound on alpine just before Harrison right lane! The city needs to pay for the rim and tire.”

Know of a pothole?  Post the location of the pothole, and your photos of it in the comments below.

To report a pothole to the city of Rockford, CLICK HERE

The Public Works Department: (779) 348-7260

When your vehicle is damaged, YOU NEED A POLICE REPORT. As if you were in an accident with the city of Rockford. Because essentially you were, and without that report, your claim WILL BE DENIED


Scroll down for similar articles!
Also our 
share buttons!
Be sure to SHARE our stuff, follow us on social media!






Advertise on Rockford Scanner Support Rockford Scanner, Visit our Sponsors, Frequently Asked Questions, About Us, FOIA, Listen to the police scannerSend us tips




http://RickieTraeger.com

Rockford Scanner™: Welcome To Rockford, Icy Roads And Large Potholes





Email your tips and photo to us at RockfordScanner@Gmail.com


NEW:  Check Rockford Scanner out on Patreon at
CLICK HERE TO VISIT US ON Patreon

 


As you know the road conditions are poor these days. .

A lot of the side roads are still icy, (Main roads are not icy) and there are large potholes all over.

If you vehicle is damaged by a pothole: 1.800.476.2669

If on the highway: 815.284.2271

  • Marcy Rice Wilson said: “Hey please share out for all of your viewers for anybody that travels on Newburg between Arnold and Mulford that they might want to stay out of the outside Lane going east because there is a pothole so big that it covers most of the road on that lane and it’s so deep that you can see the rebar and what’s underneath of the rebar”
  • Chantelle Couch: “Lowes Machesney Park got a truck load of salt in this morning. Selling through quick before the snow. Most are out in the area” UPDATE: They are now sold out of salt, but have sand.
  • Melinda Troxel: “Hell you want pot holes drive around South Beloit”
  • Nancy Flaningam Groom: “My daughter hit a pot hole on North Second just a little north of Harlem road in the right lane.”
  • Linda Nocca Mays: “Side streets by Riverside and main are a mess no salt”
  • Dina Adams Hanstad: “Called the city and they said our street would be plowed that night. It was already re frozen. They made a sweep through and no salt was apparently laid down. It is a mess. 1 of our cars has to sit on the street. It is encircled with ice. We cant get to it.”

We have received many complaints about their roads being icy and the plows have not laid down any salt at all on their roadways.

A personal friend of mine has called the street dept. 14 different times to get her road plowed and salted, and as of 12:53 pm Feb. 10th 2019 it still has yet to see a plow or salt truck, on the East side.  They keep promising her they will come out, but have yet to do so.

We have had many people telling us, their roads have not had a plow go down their road at all this season. They said they laid down a bunch of salt this season, but a lot of residential areas have yet to see salt at all this season according to many people.

We have tried to get a statement from the street dept. for this article, and was hung up on.

Street Section Supervisor – (779) 348-7260

The City is responsible for ice and snow control on City streets.
Residents are responsible for their sidewalks and alleys.
Neither snow nor ice from sidewalks or private property shall be deposited in the street or piled so high as to obstruct motorists’ view.
Where ice cannot be removed, the business shall use sand, salt, or other suitable substance that will prevent the ice from being dangerous.
Odd/Even parking is in effect during most snow clearing operations. Changes at 8 am.

As we type this, emergency personnel are requesting salt trucks because their emergency vehicle is stuck






Advertise on Rockford Scanner Support Rockford Scanner, Visit our Sponsors, Frequently Asked Questions, About Us, FOIA, Listen to the police scannerSend us tips