Monthly Archives: April 2011

Woodland, California. April 18th, 2011.

Public Works crews are fixing a 15-foot-wide sinkhole next to Pioneer Park in eastern Woodland. The hole, located at the corner of Branigan Avenue and Fredericks Street, was first reported late Saturday when it was small enough to cover with … Continue reading

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Stow, Ohio. April 17th, 2011.

Stow — A giant sinkhole greets customers near the entrance at Dave’s Tip Top Restaurant on Darrow Road, where the parking lot collapsed on top of a storm sewer drain. Everyone agrees it is dangerous and should be fixed. The … Continue reading

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Lower Allen Township, Pennsylvania. April 16th, 2011.

The night of April 16, as clouds dumped nearly five inches of rain in Lower Allen Township, Suzette Beemer watched part of her Cedarhurst Lane backyard disappear.  It was swallowed by a sinkhole, maybe 40 feet long, in some spots … Continue reading

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Saskatoon, Canada. April 13th, 2011.

City crews have begun work to repairs to a section of 22nd Street in downtown Saskatoon. The westbound lanes of 22nd Street between 3rd and 4th Avenues remain closed to traffic today because of a large sinkhole in the middle … Continue reading

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Worcester, Massachusetts. April 12th, 2011.

A water main break has caused a sinkhole in Worcester, Massachusetts. The sinkhole is about five feet by six feet on Millbrook Street between Byron Street and Merton Street. Witnesses say one car was stuck, but it has since been … Continue reading

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Alberta, Canada. April 7th, 2011.

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Bartow, Florida. April 6th, 2011.

The sinkhole opened Friday morning in a fenced water retention area in the Summerlin Oaks apartment complex at 980 E. Church St. Some residents were curious about it and interested in the efforts to fill it, but said they didn’t … Continue reading

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Polk County, Florida. April 6th, 2011.

A 28-foot deep sinkhole had opened up in the fenced-in water retention area on the west side of the complex at 980 E. Church St. A driveway and parking lot separate the retention area from the apartment buildings. So who … Continue reading

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Atlanta, Georgia. April 3rd, 2011.

Crews worked to repair a massive sinkhole in southwest Atlanta on Sunday. It is several feet wide right in the middle of Mary Street. At first, residents said they weren’t too concern, concerned. They said it was just another decent size … Continue reading

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San Diego, California. April 2nd, 2011.

A failed storm water pipeline that caused two more large holes to open up in an Allied Gardens street last month won’t be repaired for at least another 15 months. The holes forced the closure of one lane in the … Continue reading

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