All You Ever Wanted to Know About Idaho Road Maintenance
I suppose I can never prove it, but I believe chip seal cost me 171 dollars. A 7-month-old tire on my car split between a sidewall and the tread.
chip seal is cheap and efficient. Not for me!
Why do I blame chip seal on Twin Falls streets? Because the exact same thing happened to a tire of mine last year shortly after the topping went down on local streets. I’m told by a member of our Top Story audience chip seal is cheap and efficient. Not for me! I wrote a newspaper column about my dilemma and it created quite a lot of discussion on-air Tuesday.
It also caught the attention of Nathan Jerke. He’s a spokesman for the Idaho Department of Transportation. He joined us on Top Story and answered questions from callers. This follows a devastating winter where many roads throughout the region and state crumbled. You can listen below: