VDOT repaired almost 150K potholes from March to May

Posted at 3:18 PM, May 09, 2014
and last updated 2014-05-09 15:18:52-04

More than 146,000 potholes were patched by crews and contractors across the Commonwealth from March 1st to May 1st, the Virginia Department of Transportation announced Friday.

“Safety on our roadways is of utmost importance,” said VDOT Commissioner Charlie Kilpatrick. “We thank those who have assisted us in tracking potholes on state-maintained roads by reporting them through our VDOT website and by phone.”

To report potholes and other road problems, motorists should use VDOT’s online form at or go to VDOT’s home page at and click “Report a Road Problem” at the top of the page. You also can call VDOT’s 24-hour Customer Service Center at 800-367-7623 (800-FOR-ROAD) to report road issues or ask questions.