Who pays for pot holes


Across the country pot holes repairs for the last 12 months was nearly £120 million.

The government accept pot holes are in fact a major issue thus setting up the “pothole action fund” instead of actually tackling the issue by proper funding for local councils to use on roads

So what is the real cost to Lincolnshire County tax payers ?

Labour Boultham Councillor Kev Clarke will be asking Lincolnshire County Council at the forthcoming full council meeting on February 23- pothole claims in 2012/13 against the authority mounted too £358,684 for 1,412 claims, what is the amount paid out in 2016/17 and did any of the funds come out of the governments pothole action fund.