Letter: Great job, but why is it being done now?

Editor:

Regarding the Tranquille Road corridor having its sewage pipes under current upgrades by Extreme Excavating — they are doing a great job, by the way.

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Another upcoming stretch between Holt Street and 12th Street at Norkam secondary, the city was noted with multiple trucks, flaggers and road crews paving quite a large number of potholes and lengthy cracks.

But why now? Isn’t this an upcoming stretch to be ground up, including the potholes, then fully escavated and completely repaved?

It seems odd to be spending out tax dollars in this way, as Extreme Excavating will soon be ripping the city’s repairs and patching all up for the new undergound sewage pipes. 

Les Evens

Kamloops

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