Fix it: Sussex Drive near Sheffield Circle

Adam Folk/Staff
Two large potholes on Sussex Drive near Sheffield Circle are causing problems for drivers in the area.

WHAT'S THE PROBLEM? Several tipsters have complained about a large pothole in the middle of Sussex Drive near Sheffield Circle in the Brynwood neighborhood. One caller said it was difficult to avoid because cars often park on both sides of the street.

WHO'S RESPONSIBLE? The Maintenance Division of Augusta Public Services handles road resurfacing on all county roads. Their office number is (706) 790-7062.

WHAT'S BEING DONE? Gloria Coats, a dispatcher for Public Services, said the patch of road has been put on a schedule to be cut out and then filled with asphalt.

EDITOR'S NOTE: Help us make our area a better place to live by pointing out the things you see that need to be fixed in Richmond, Columbia and Aiken counties. Give us a call or send us an e-mail if you see a road hazard, a pothole, a broken street sign, a malfunctioning traffic light or other problem. We'll try to address these areas with the responsible parties. If you have a suggestion or nomination, call our Fix It line at (706) 823-3339 or e-mail fixit@augustachronicle.com.