Recent Changes for "Potholes" - Davis Wikihttp://daviswiki.org/PotholesRecent Changes of the page "Potholes" on Davis Wiki.en-us Potholeshttp://daviswiki.org/Potholes2010-08-30 11:08:46LoisRichter(quick edit) <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Potholes<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 11: </td> <td> Line 11: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> The Davis Enterprise reported that she has suggested that paving alleyways in downtown Davis might 'disturb or destroy historic artifacts', and thus review of these proposed City expenditures by the Historic Resources Commission might be warranted. Her suggestion <span>might have </span>b<span>een a tactic, but it also b</span>rought attention to a plan that involved spending money for something that had few supporters among the people who lived along the alleys. </td> <td> <span>+</span> The Davis Enterprise reported that she has suggested that paving alleyways in downtown Davis might 'disturb or destroy historic artifacts', and thus review of these proposed City expenditures by the Historic Resources Commission might be warranted. Her suggestion brought attention to a plan that involved spending money for something that had few supporters among the people who lived along th<span>os</span>e alleys. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Potholeshttp://daviswiki.org/Potholes2010-08-30 11:06:24LoisRichter(quick edit) <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Potholes<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 10: </td> <td> Line 10: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ <br> + The Davis Enterprise reported that she has suggested that paving alleyways in downtown Davis might 'disturb or destroy historic artifacts', and thus review of these proposed City expenditures by the Historic Resources Commission might be warranted. Her suggestion might have been a tactic, but it also brought attention to a plan that involved spending money for something that had few supporters among the people who lived along the alleys.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Potholeshttp://daviswiki.org/Potholes2010-03-14 18:54:18JabberWokky(quick edit) <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Potholes<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 30: </td> <td> Line 30: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> * Somebody in Yolo County, but you might start by contacting the city's pavement manager on the ["Pothole<span>s</span> Project"] entry. -jw </td> <td> <span>+</span> * Somebody in Yolo County, but you might start by contacting the city's pavement manager on the ["Pothole Project"] entry. -jw </td> </tr> </table> </div> Potholeshttp://daviswiki.org/Potholes2010-03-14 18:53:42JabberWokky <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Potholes<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 30: </td> <td> Line 30: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ * Somebody in Yolo County, but you might start by contacting the city's pavement manager on the ["Potholes Project"] entry. -jw</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Potholeshttp://daviswiki.org/Potholes2010-03-14 18:13:36AynReyesComment added. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Potholes<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 28: </td> <td> Line 28: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ ------<br> + ''2010-03-14 19:13:36'' [[nbsp]] The potholes (pot-canyons?) on Road 102 between Woodland and Davis have become particularly bad since the rain in January. Does anyone know the appropriate authorities for reporting such things? I worry about my little Toyota losing a wheel :) --["Users/AynReyes"]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Potholeshttp://daviswiki.org/Potholes2010-02-12 08:35:35TomGarbersonNoted repair of Covell dips - anyone know date? <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Potholes<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 11: </td> <td> Line 11: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> In the minds of a few people, potholes are so associated with Davis now that it's no wonder that the huge dips along ["West Covell Boulevard"] g<span>o unpaved</span>, causing a thrill ride every time one comes off the ["Highway 113" freeway] and heads for ["Anderson Road"]. ["Users/StevenDaubert"] says that the city engineers are more than aware [and the potholes have been softened recently] but it will always be a problem due to an aquifer 40 feet below the street<span>&nbsp;that sweeps away any atte</span>m<span>pt at repair</span>. </td> <td> <span>+</span> In the minds of a few people, potholes are so associated with Davis now that it's no wonder that the huge dips along ["West Covell Boulevard"] <span>went unpaved for so lon</span>g, causing a thrill ride every time one comes off the ["Highway 113" freeway] and heads for ["Anderson Road"]. ["Users/StevenDaubert"] says that the city engineers are more than aware [and the potholes have been softened recently] but it will always be a problem due to an aquifer 40 feet below the street<span>. They were repaired in ["2008"] or ["2009"]. Only ti</span>m<span>e will tell if the repairs last</span>. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Potholeshttp://daviswiki.org/Potholes2009-01-03 12:07:59JasonAller <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Potholes<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 11: </td> <td> Line 11: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> In the minds of a few people, potholes are so associated with Davis now that it's no wonder that the huge dips along ["Covell<span>" Covell</span> B<span>lvd.</span>] go unpaved, causing a thrill ride every time one comes off the ["Highway 113" freeway] and heads for ["Anderson Road"]. ["Users/StevenDaubert"] says that the city engineers are more than aware [and the potholes have been softened recently] but it will always be a problem due to an aquifer 40 feet below the street that sweeps away any attempt at repair. </td> <td> <span>+</span> In the minds of a few people, potholes are so associated with Davis now that it's no wonder that the huge dips along ["<span>West </span>Covell B<span>oulevard"</span>] go unpaved, causing a thrill ride every time one comes off the ["Highway 113" freeway] and heads for ["Anderson Road"]. ["Users/StevenDaubert"] says that the city engineers are more than aware [and the potholes have been softened recently] but it will always be a problem due to an aquifer 40 feet below the street that sweeps away any attempt at repair. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Potholeshttp://daviswiki.org/Potholes2008-09-11 19:38:29JasonAllerlink fixes <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Potholes<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 11: </td> <td> Line 11: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> In the minds of a few people, potholes are so associated with Davis now that it's no wonder that the huge dips along ["Covell" Covell Blvd.] go unpaved, causing a thrill ride every time one comes off the ["Highway 113" freeway] and heads for ["Anderson Road"]. ["StevenDaubert"] says that the city engineers are more than aware [and the potholes have been softened recently] but it will always be a problem due to an aquifer 40 feet below the street that sweeps away any attempt at repair. </td> <td> <span>+</span> In the minds of a few people, potholes are so associated with Davis now that it's no wonder that the huge dips along ["Covell" Covell Blvd.] go unpaved, causing a thrill ride every time one comes off the ["Highway 113" freeway] and heads for ["Anderson Road"]. ["<span>Users/</span>StevenDaubert"] says that the city engineers are more than aware [and the potholes have been softened recently] but it will always be a problem due to an aquifer 40 feet below the street that sweeps away any attempt at repair. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 17: </td> <td> Line 17: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ <br> + ''2004-12-12 18:26:32'' [[nbsp]] Haha, my car almost goes sideways on Covell. - ["Users/JamesDawe"]</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 18: </td> <td> Line 20: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- ''2004-12-12 18:26:32'' [[nbsp]] Haha, my car almost goes sideways on Covell. - ["JamesDawe"]<br> - ------<br> -</span> ''2005-09-02 17:26:54'' [[nbsp]] Photo request for these potholes! --["IrenePark"] </td> <td> <span>+</span> ''2005-09-02 17:26:54'' [[nbsp]] Photo request for these potholes! --["<span>Users/</span>IrenePark"] </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 23: </td> <td> Line 23: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> ''2006-05-23 14:17:19'' [[nbsp]] Its awesome when your car has a really crappy suspension, so its like a roller coaster. but honestly, I hate potholes. --["JulienBiewerElstob"] </td> <td> <span>+</span> ''2006-05-23 14:17:19'' [[nbsp]] Its awesome when your car has a really crappy suspension, so its like a roller coaster. but honestly, I hate potholes. --["<span>Users/</span>JulienBiewerElstob"] </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 25: </td> <td> Line 25: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> ''2006-11-28 17:03:48'' [[nbsp]] I find the left lane to be the funnest --["StevenDaubert"] </td> <td> <span>+</span> ''2006-11-28 17:03:48'' [[nbsp]] I find the left lane to be the funnest --["<span>Users/</span>StevenDaubert"] </td> </tr> </table> </div> Potholeshttp://daviswiki.org/Potholes2007-07-29 12:41:45JoRo(quick edit) <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Potholes<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 5: </td> <td> Line 5: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> ''Davis came to worldwide attention when former mayor ["Julie Partansky"] (then councilmember) argued that the potholes in six <span>alleys</span> in town should not be paved because of their historic significance. (She argued that they were part of the original building materials, and as such were part of the fabric of the neighborhood as it was originally conceived).'' </td> <td> <span>+</span> ''Davis came to worldwide attention when former mayor ["Julie Partansky"] (then councilmember) argued that the potholes in six <span>["alleys"]</span> in town should not be paved because of their historic significance. (She argued that they were part of the original building materials, and as such were part of the fabric of the neighborhood as it was originally conceived).'' </td> </tr> </table> </div> Potholeshttp://daviswiki.org/Potholes2007-07-27 08:03:52KaiTing <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Potholes<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- ''Click ["Heystek's Pothole Project" here] to check out Davis City Councilmember Lamar Heystek's ["Heystek's Pothole Project" Pothole Project].''</span> </td> <td> <span>+ ''Report a pothole on the ["Pothole Project"] page.''</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Potholeshttp://daviswiki.org/Potholes2007-07-26 22:49:10LamarHeystek <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Potholes<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ ''Click ["Heystek's Pothole Project" here] to check out Davis City Councilmember Lamar Heystek's ["Heystek's Pothole Project" Pothole Project].''<br> + </span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Potholeshttp://daviswiki.org/Potholes2007-04-07 21:56:32KaiTingComment added. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Potholes<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 24: </td> <td> Line 24: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ ------<br> + ''2007-04-07 21:56:32'' [[nbsp]] I think we should fill in all of Davis' pot-holes with Davis' speedbumps. --["Users/KaiTing"]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Potholeshttp://daviswiki.org/Potholes2007-04-07 21:49:39DavidPoole <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Potholes<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 13: </td> <td> Line 13: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ [[include(photorequest)]]</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 18: </td> <td> Line 19: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ -- done.. albeit a few years later. ~DavePoole</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Potholeshttp://daviswiki.org/Potholes2006-11-30 00:05:19AmyZimmermanspelling <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Potholes<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 7: </td> <td> Line 7: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> The truth is that a ''Sacramento Bee'' reporter misunderstood what Mayor Partansky told him in an interview and printed this "historic pothole" myth. Details on this and three associated distorted media reports of 1993-95 (two of which are mentioned just above) that functioned to create the media image of "w<span>ie</span>rd Davis" are available in John Lofland, ''Davis, Radical Changes'', pp. 152-154. </td> <td> <span>+</span> The truth is that a ''Sacramento Bee'' reporter misunderstood what Mayor Partansky told him in an interview and printed this "historic pothole" myth. Details on this and three associated distorted media reports of 1993-95 (two of which are mentioned just above) that functioned to create the media image of "w<span>ei</span>rd Davis" are available in John Lofland, ''Davis, Radical Changes'', pp. 152-154. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 9: </td> <td> Line 9: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> In the minds of a few people, potholes are so associated with Davis now that it's no wonder that the huge dips along ["Covell" Covell Blvd.] go unpaved, causing a thrill ride every time one comes off the ["Highway 113" freeway] and heads for ["Anderson Road"]. ["StevenDaubert"] says that the city engineers are more than aware [and the<span>y</span> potholes have been softened recently] but it will always be a problem due to an aquifer 40 feet below the street that sweeps away any attempt at repair. </td> <td> <span>+</span> In the minds of a few people, potholes are so associated with Davis now that it's no wonder that the huge dips along ["Covell" Covell Blvd.] go unpaved, causing a thrill ride every time one comes off the ["Highway 113" freeway] and heads for ["Anderson Road"]. ["StevenDaubert"] says that the city engineers are more than aware [and the potholes have been softened recently] but it will always be a problem due to an aquifer 40 feet below the street that sweeps away any attempt at repair. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Potholeshttp://daviswiki.org/Potholes2006-11-29 12:44:27JabberWokkyLinkage and tag closure <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Potholes<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> The following tale about Davis potholes is a classic "urban legend.<span>"</span> It is true that the story was (and is) a media item, but the content is false: </td> <td> <span>+</span> The following tale about Davis potholes is a classic <span>[</span>"urban legend<span>s" urban legend]</span>. It is true that the story was (and is) a media item, but the content is false: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 3: </td> <td> Line 3: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- '''</span>''Davis came to worldwide attention when former mayor ["Julie Partansky"] (then councilmember) argued that the potholes in six alleys in town should not be paved because of their historic significance. (She argued that they were part of the original building materials, and as such were part of the fabric of the neighborhood as it was originally conceived).'' </td> <td> <span>+ </span>''Davis came to worldwide attention when former mayor ["Julie Partansky"] (then councilmember) argued that the potholes in six alleys in town should not be paved because of their historic significance. (She argued that they were part of the original building materials, and as such were part of the fabric of the neighborhood as it was originally conceived).'' </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 5: </td> <td> Line 5: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> ''Rush Limbaugh carried the story. Late-night talk show hosts carried the story, and CNN broadcast it around the world. The Associated Press picked up the story, reporting "...this is Davis, a town so politically correct that ["Smoking" smoking] is restricted even outdoors and there are ["Toad Tunnel" little tunnels] under a freeway for frog crossings."''<span>'</span> </td> <td> <span>+ </span> ''Rush Limbaugh carried the story. Late-night talk show hosts carried the story, and CNN broadcast it around the world. The Associated Press picked up the story, reporting "...this is Davis, a town so politically correct that ["Smoking" smoking] is restricted even outdoors and there are ["Toad Tunnel" little tunnels] under a freeway for frog crossings."'' </td> </tr> </table> </div> Potholeshttp://daviswiki.org/Potholes2006-11-29 11:36:41JohnLofland <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Potholes<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Thi<span>s</span> <span>"s</span>to<span>ry" on</span> Davis potholes is a classic "urban legend." It is true that th<span>i</span>s was a media <span>s</span>t<span>ory</span>, but the <span>s</span>t<span>ory i</span>t<span>self</span> is false: </td> <td> <span>+</span> Th<span>e follow</span>i<span>ng</span> t<span>ale ab</span>o<span>ut</span> Davis potholes is a classic "urban legend." It is true that th<span>e </span>s<span>tory</span> was<span>&nbsp;(and is)</span> a media <span>i</span>t<span>em</span>, but the <span>con</span>t<span>en</span>t is false: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 7: </td> <td> Line 7: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> The truth is that a ''Sacramento Bee'' reporter misunderstood what Mayor Partansky told him in an interview and printed this "historic pothole" <span>falsehood</span>. Details on this and three associated distorted media reports of 1993-95 <span>that f</span>unctioned to create the media image of "wierd Davis" are available in John Lofland, <span>"</span>Davis, Radical Changes,<span>"</span> pp. 152-154. </td> <td> <span>+</span> The truth is that a ''Sacramento Bee'' reporter misunderstood what Mayor Partansky told him in an interview and printed this "historic pothole" <span>myth</span>. Details on this and three associated distorted media reports of 1993-95 <span>(two of which are mentioned j</span>u<span>st above) that fu</span>nctioned to create the media image of "wierd Davis" are available in John Lofland, <span>''</span>Davis, Radical Changes<span>''</span>, pp. 152-154. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Potholeshttp://daviswiki.org/Potholes2006-11-29 10:25:38JohnLofland <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Potholes<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 12: </td> <td> Line 12: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- ''''Italic text''</span> </td> <td> <span>+ </span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Potholeshttp://daviswiki.org/Potholes2006-11-29 10:24:10JohnLofland <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Potholes<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 3: </td> <td> Line 3: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- </span>''Davis came to worldwide attention when former mayor ["Julie Partansky"] (then councilmember) argued that the potholes in six alleys in town should not be paved because of their historic significance. (She argued that they were part of the original building materials, and as such were part of the fabric of the neighborhood as it was originally conceived).'' </td> <td> <span>+ '''</span>''Davis came to worldwide attention when former mayor ["Julie Partansky"] (then councilmember) argued that the potholes in six alleys in town should not be paved because of their historic significance. (She argued that they were part of the original building materials, and as such were part of the fabric of the neighborhood as it was originally conceived).'' </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 5: </td> <td> Line 5: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> ''Rush Limbaugh carried the story. Late-night talk show hosts carried the story, and CNN broadcast it around the world. The Associated Press picked up the story, reporting "...this is Davis, a town so politically correct that ["Smoking" smoking] is restricted even outdoors and there are ["Toad Tunnel" little tunnels] under a freeway for frog crossings." </td> <td> <span>+</span> ''Rush Limbaugh carried the story. Late-night talk show hosts carried the story, and CNN broadcast it around the world. The Associated Press picked up the story, reporting "...this is Davis, a town so politically correct that ["Smoking" smoking] is restricted even outdoors and there are ["Toad Tunnel" little tunnels] under a freeway for frog crossings."<span>'''</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 12: </td> <td> Line 12: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- </span> </td> <td> <span>+ ''''Italic text''</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Potholeshttp://daviswiki.org/Potholes2006-11-29 10:20:55JohnLofland <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Potholes<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- Davis came to worldwide attention when former mayor ["Julie Partansky"] (then councilmember) argued that the potholes in six alleys in town should not be paved because of their historic significance. (She argued that they were part of the original building materials, and as such were part of the fabric of the neighborhood as it was originally conceived).</span> </td> <td> <span>+ This "story" on Davis potholes is a classic "urban legend." It is true that this was a media story, but the story itself is false:</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 3: </td> <td> Line 3: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- Rush Limbaugh carried the story. Late-night talk show hosts carried the story, and CNN broadcast it around the world. The Associated Press picked up the story, reporting "...this is Davis, a town so politically correct that ["Smoking" smoking] is restricted even outdoors and there are ["Toad Tunnel" little tunnels] under a freeway for frog crossings."</span> </td> <td> <span>+ ''Davis came to worldwide attention when former mayor ["Julie Partansky"] (then councilmember) argued that the potholes in six alleys in town should not be paved because of their historic significance. (She argued that they were part of the original building materials, and as such were part of the fabric of the neighborhood as it was originally conceived).''</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 5: </td> <td> Line 5: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> - Potholes are so associated with Davis now that it's no wonder that the huge dips along ["Covell" Covell Blvd.] go unpaved, causing a thrill ride every time one comes off the ["Highway 113" freeway] and heads for ["Anderson Road"]. ["StevenDaubert"] says that the city engineers are more than aware [and they potholes have been softened recently] but it will always be a problem due to an aquifer 40 feet below the street that sweeps away any attempt at repair. </td> <td> <span>+ ''Rush Limbaugh carried the story. Late</span>-<span>night talk show hosts carried the story, and CNN broadcast it around the world. The Associated</span> P<span>ress picked up the story, reporting "...this is Davis, a town so politically correct that ["Smoking" smoking] is restricted even outdoors and there are ["Toad Tunnel" little tunnels] under a freeway for frog crossings."<br> + <br> + The truth is that a ''Sacramento Bee'' reporter misunderstood what Mayor Partansky told him in an interview and printed this "historic pothole" falsehood. Details on this and three associated distorted media reports of 1993-95 that functioned to create the media image of "wierd Davis" are available in John Lofland, "Davis, Radical Changes," pp. 152-154.<br> + <br> + In the minds of a few people, p</span>otholes are so associated with Davis now that it's no wonder that the huge dips along ["Covell" Covell Blvd.] go unpaved, causing a thrill ride every time one comes off the ["Highway 113" freeway] and heads for ["Anderson Road"]. ["StevenDaubert"] says that the city engineers are more than aware [and they potholes have been softened recently] but it will always be a problem due to an aquifer 40 feet below the street that sweeps away any attempt at repair. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Potholeshttp://daviswiki.org/Potholes2006-11-29 01:01:54AmyZimmermanminor <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Potholes<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 3: </td> <td> Line 3: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Rush Limbaugh carried the story. Late<span>&nbsp;</span>night talk show hosts carried the story, and CNN broadcast it around the world. The Associated Press picked up the story, reporting "...this is Davis, a town so politically correct that ["Smoking" smoking] is restricted even outdoors and there are ["Toad Tunnel" little tunnels] under a freeway for frog crossings." </td> <td> <span>+</span> Rush Limbaugh carried the story. Late<span>-</span>night talk show hosts carried the story, and CNN broadcast it around the world. The Associated Press picked up the story, reporting "...this is Davis, a town so politically correct that ["Smoking" smoking] is restricted even outdoors and there are ["Toad Tunnel" little tunnels] under a freeway for frog crossings." </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 5: </td> <td> Line 5: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Potholes are so associated with Davis now that it's no wonder that the huge dips along ["Covell" Covell Blvd.] go unpaved, causing a thrill ride every time one comes off the ["Highway 113" freeway] and heads for ["Anderson R<span>d.</span>"]. ["StevenDaubert"] says that the city engineers are more than aware [and they potholes have been softened recently] but it will always be a problem due to an aquifer 40 feet below the street that sweeps away any attempt at repair. </td> <td> <span>+</span> Potholes are so associated with Davis now that it's no wonder that the huge dips along ["Covell" Covell Blvd.] go unpaved, causing a thrill ride every time one comes off the ["Highway 113" freeway] and heads for ["Anderson R<span>oad</span>"]. ["StevenDaubert"] says that the city engineers are more than aware [and they potholes have been softened recently] but it will always be a problem due to an aquifer 40 feet below the street that sweeps away any attempt at repair. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Potholeshttp://daviswiki.org/Potholes2006-11-28 17:03:48StevenDaubertComment added. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Potholes<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 16: </td> <td> Line 16: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ ------<br> + ''2006-11-28 17:03:48'' [[nbsp]] I find the left lane to be the funnest --["StevenDaubert"]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Potholeshttp://daviswiki.org/Potholes2006-11-28 17:03:10StevenDaubertSetting record straight <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Potholes<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 5: </td> <td> Line 5: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Potholes are so associated with Davis now that it's no wonder that the huge dips along ["Covell" Covell Blvd.] go unpaved, causing a thrill ride every time one comes off the ["Highway 113" freeway] and heads for ["Anderson Rd."]. ["StevenDaubert"] says that the city engineers are more than aware [and they have been softened recently] but it will always be a problem due to an aquifer 40 feet below the street. </td> <td> <span>+</span> Potholes are so associated with Davis now that it's no wonder that the huge dips along ["Covell" Covell Blvd.] go unpaved, causing a thrill ride every time one comes off the ["Highway 113" freeway] and heads for ["Anderson Rd."]. ["StevenDaubert"] says that the city engineers are more than aware [and they <span>potholes </span>have been softened recently] but it will always be a problem due to an aquifer 40 feet below the street<span>&nbsp;that sweeps away any attempt at repair</span>. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Potholeshttp://daviswiki.org/Potholes2006-11-28 17:01:32StevenDaubert <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Potholes<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 5: </td> <td> Line 5: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Potholes are so associated with Davis now that it's no wonder that the huge dips along ["Covell" Covell Blvd.] go unpaved, causing a thrill ride every time one comes off the ["Highway 113" freeway] and heads for ["Anderson Rd."]. </td> <td> <span>+</span> Potholes are so associated with Davis now that it's no wonder that the huge dips along ["Covell" Covell Blvd.] go unpaved, causing a thrill ride every time one comes off the ["Highway 113" freeway] and heads for ["Anderson Rd."].<span>&nbsp;&nbsp;["StevenDaubert"] says that the city engineers are more than aware [and they have been softened recently] but it will always be a problem due to an aquifer 40 feet below the street.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Potholeshttp://daviswiki.org/Potholes2006-05-23 16:25:19JabberWokkyMinor clarification. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Potholes<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 7: </td> <td> Line 7: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> ["River City Bank"] has ["signs"] that read "This Hole Sponsored by River City Bank". You can see one <span>in</span> their window on E Street. </td> <td> <span>+</span> ["River City Bank"] has ["signs"]<span>&nbsp;on sharpened posts</span> that read "This Hole Sponsored by River City Bank". You can see one <span>through</span> their window on E Street. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Potholeshttp://daviswiki.org/Potholes2006-05-23 13:17:19JulienBiewerElstobComment added. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Potholes<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 14: </td> <td> Line 14: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ ------<br> + ''2006-05-23 14:17:19'' [[nbsp]] Its awesome when your car has a really crappy suspension, so its like a roller coaster. but honestly, I hate potholes. --["JulienBiewerElstob"]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Potholeshttp://daviswiki.org/Potholes2005-09-02 16:26:54IreneParkComment added. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Potholes<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 12: </td> <td> Line 12: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ ------<br> + ''2005-09-02 17:26:54'' [[nbsp]] Photo request for these potholes! --["IrenePark"]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Potholeshttp://daviswiki.org/Potholes2005-05-21 20:30:58JasonAllerlinked <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Potholes<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Davis came to worldwide attention when former mayor Julie Partansky (then councilmember) argued that the potholes in six alleys in town should not be paved because of their historic significance. (She argued that they were part of the original building materials, and as such were part of the fabric of the neighborhood as it was originally conceived). </td> <td> <span>+</span> Davis came to worldwide attention when former mayor <span>["</span>Julie Partansky<span>"]</span> (then councilmember) argued that the potholes in six alleys in town should not be paved because of their historic significance. (She argued that they were part of the original building materials, and as such were part of the fabric of the neighborhood as it was originally conceived). </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 3: </td> <td> Line 3: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Rush Limbaugh carried the story. Late night talk show hosts carried the story, and CNN broadcast it around the world. The Associated Press picked up the story, reporting "...this is Davis, a town so politically correct that <span>s</span>moking is restricted even outdoors and there are ["Toad Tunnel" little tunnels] under a freeway for frog crossings." </td> <td> <span>+</span> Rush Limbaugh carried the story. Late night talk show hosts carried the story, and CNN broadcast it around the world. The Associated Press picked up the story, reporting "...this is Davis, a town so politically correct that <span>["S</span>moking<span>" smoking]</span> is restricted even outdoors and there are ["Toad Tunnel" little tunnels] under a freeway for frog crossings." </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 11: </td> <td> Line 11: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> ''2004-12-12 18:26:32'' [[nbsp]] Haha, my car almost goes sideways on <span>c</span>ovell. - ["JamesDawe"] </td> <td> <span>+</span> ''2004-12-12 18:26:32'' [[nbsp]] Haha, my car almost goes sideways on <span>C</span>ovell. - ["JamesDawe"] </td> </tr> </table> </div> Potholeshttp://daviswiki.org/Potholes2005-04-29 10:02:53PhilipNeustrom <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Potholes<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 7: </td> <td> Line 7: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> ["River City Bank"] has ["<span>S</span>igns"] that read "This Hole Sponsored by River City Bank". You can see one in their window on E Street. </td> <td> <span>+</span> ["River City Bank"] has ["<span>s</span>igns"] that read "This Hole Sponsored by River City Bank". You can see one in their window on E Street. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Potholeshttp://daviswiki.org/Potholes2005-04-29 10:02:08JackHaskel <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Potholes<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 7: </td> <td> Line 7: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> ["River City Bank"] has ["<span>s</span>igns"] that read "This Hole Sponsored by River City Bank". You can see one in their window on E Street. </td> <td> <span>+</span> ["River City Bank"] has ["<span>S</span>igns"] that read "This Hole Sponsored by River City Bank". You can see one in their window on E Street. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Potholeshttp://daviswiki.org/Potholes2005-04-29 10:01:50JackHaskel <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Potholes<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 7: </td> <td> Line 7: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> ["River City Bank"] has signs that read "This Hole Sponsored by River City Bank". You can see one in their window on E Street. </td> <td> <span>+</span> ["River City Bank"] has <span>["</span>signs<span>"]</span> that read "This Hole Sponsored by River City Bank". You can see one in their window on E Street. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Potholeshttp://daviswiki.org/Potholes2004-12-18 19:16:26JabberWokkyAdded note about River City's cute signs. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Potholes<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 7: </td> <td> Line 7: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ ["River City Bank"] has signs that read "This Hole Sponsored by River City Bank". You can see one in their window on E Street.<br> + </span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Potholeshttp://daviswiki.org/Potholes2004-12-13 07:11:25BevSykes <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Potholes<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 5: </td> <td> Line 5: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Potholes are so associated with Davis now that it's no wonder that the huge dips along ["Covell Blvd.<span>"</span>] go unpaved, causing a thrill ride every time one comes off the ["Highway 113" freeway] and heads for ["Anderson Rd."]. </td> <td> <span>+</span> Potholes are so associated with Davis now that it's no wonder that the huge dips along ["Covell<span>" Covell</span> Blvd.] go unpaved, causing a thrill ride every time one comes off the ["Highway 113" freeway] and heads for ["Anderson Rd."]. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Potholeshttp://daviswiki.org/Potholes2004-12-12 18:26:32JamesDaweComment added. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Potholes<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 8: </td> <td> Line 8: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ ------<br> + ''2004-12-12 18:26:32'' [[nbsp]] Haha, my car almost goes sideways on covell. - ["JamesDawe"]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Potholeshttp://daviswiki.org/Potholes2004-12-12 18:25:57JamesDaweadded comments <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Potholes<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 6: </td> <td> Line 6: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ <br> + [[Comments]]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Potholeshttp://daviswiki.org/Potholes2004-12-12 17:45:28BevSykes <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Potholes<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 5: </td> <td> Line 5: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Potholes are so associated with Davis now that it's no wonder that the huge dips along ["Covell Blvd."] go unpaved, causing a thrill ride every time one comes off the <span>free</span>way and heads for ["Anderson Rd."]. </td> <td> <span>+</span> Potholes are so associated with Davis now that it's no wonder that the huge dips along ["Covell Blvd."] go unpaved, causing a thrill ride every time one comes off the <span>["High</span>way<span>&nbsp;113" freeway]</span> and heads for ["Anderson Rd."]. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Potholeshttp://daviswiki.org/Potholes2004-12-12 17:28:55BevSykes <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Potholes<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ Davis came to worldwide attention when former mayor Julie Partansky (then councilmember) argued that the potholes in six alleys in town should not be paved because of their historic significance. (She argued that they were part of the original building materials, and as such were part of the fabric of the neighborhood as it was originally conceived).<br> + <br> + Rush Limbaugh carried the story. Late night talk show hosts carried the story, and CNN broadcast it around the world. The Associated Press picked up the story, reporting "...this is Davis, a town so politically correct that smoking is restricted even outdoors and there are ["Toad Tunnel" little tunnels] under a freeway for frog crossings."<br> + <br> + Potholes are so associated with Davis now that it's no wonder that the huge dips along ["Covell Blvd."] go unpaved, causing a thrill ride every time one comes off the freeway and heads for ["Anderson Rd."].</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div>