Contractor Hired to Repair 9th St. Hole

A section of southwest 9th avenue damaged by flood waters nearly four months ago should be open to traffic by the end of March...according to contractors. 

Holmes Construction Company won the bid to repair the street... At a cost of almost 670 thousand dollars.

The company's estimator tells us they are on a quote "tight schedule" of 65 working days to   repair the hole near Medi-Park.

The city is asking for construction to begin before next week.

Amarillo's Big Black Hole
Nearly a month after heavy flooding caused a road to collapse in Amarillo the damage has still not been repaired. NewsChannel10's Tina Berasley tells us why: The big hole on 9th street has caused the city to close down the road for safety reasons and today they tell us there are no plans to...
Last Modified 10/09/2006 08:12:18 PM

No End in Sight For Amarillo's Big Black Hole
Amarillo is getting a hand to help fill in a massive hole. The Texas Department of Transportation donated twenty-seven culverts to Potter County... and the county is handing them over to the City of Amarillo to help repair 9th street. Last month's flooding caused part of the road to...
Last Modified 10/09/2006 08:22:10 PM