The snow will melt and the icy grip of winter will fade, but not without inflicting serious damage to our roads. In the meantime, the season of bone-rattling potholes has started.
"It's the worst I've ever seen," said Mike A. Nystrom, vice president of Government and Public Relations for the Michigan Infrastructure and Transportation Association in Okemos. The group represents road and bridge builders, underground contractors and other construction interests.
"This year's potholes will be the worst on record," Nystrom predicted. "Ironically, we aren't even in the worst of pothole season yet."
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