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OIG analysis shows New Orleans’ response to potholes the slowest of any other metro city in the U.S.

wdsu.com  Gabbii King

 

Analysis of NOLA-311 pothole data revealed that the city of New Orleans’ response to pothole-related service requests was significantly slower than that of other metropolitan areas around the country, the Office of the Inspector General said Thursday.

According to the data, on average the Department of Public Works took 204 days to resolve service requests to repair potholes, while other service requests were left pending indefinitely.

 

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