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Robt. Gray potholes 4-2-15

Tiverton pothole: “worst of the bunch”

Tiverton pothole: “worst of the bunch”

  Budget-makers deny $50K request for road repairs This pothole, twenty or thirty feet long by perhaps five feet wide, on Robert Gray Avenue, at its intersection with Main Road, is one of about 24 potholes left around town to patch, said Department of Public Works Director Steven Berlucchi last Thursday. “We started out with

Snow plow with sander /salt spreader heads towards DPW shed.

Epic winter empties public works pockets in Tiverton

TIVERTON — Led by a blizzard for the record books, this winter has blown holes in the Tiverton Department of Public Works’ (DPW) budget for this fiscal year. “That storm Nemo cost the department $90,000, with no reimbursement from the state or the federal government,” DPW Director Stephen Berlucchi said. The overtime account, he said,

Tiverton’s DPW works straight through; trucks disabled

TIVERTON — Crews from Tiverton’s Department of Public Works (DPW) worked straight through clearing roads of snow from Friday morning to about 4 p.m. Sunday, said DPW Director Stephen Berlucchi Monday morning. “It was a dangerous storm,” he said. And while snow plowing isn’t completely finished, he said, “we’ve got everything open.” The next big worry