Asphalt Patching

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The City is patching asphalt to improve your ride and to help preserve roads throughout Bothell.

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Description

Asphalt patching involves removing broken pavement and replacing it with new asphalt.

2018 Asphalt Patching (2)

Why patching?

When temperatures fluctuate, pavement expands and contracts creating cracks. When water seeps into the cracks, it degrades the asphalt and pavement, compromising structural integrity.

Patching removes pavement that has broken up and prevents the road from breaking down further.