VDOT Mowing Blitz to Take Place Throu...

VDOT Mowing Blitz to Take Place Through July 2

There are 8 comments on the NBC29 Charlottesville story from Jun 24, 2013, titled VDOT Mowing Blitz to Take Place Through July 2. In it, NBC29 Charlottesville reports that:

Governor Bob McDonnell announced today that the Virginia Department of Transportation will carry out a statewide mowing blitz through Tuesday, July 2nd to make traveling on Virginia roadways as safe and inviting as possible over the Fourth of July holiday.

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former frat brat

Bethesda, MD

#1 Jun 25, 2013
so all the guys in the back of the class who are stuck being grass cutters are going to rake in the double time at txpayer expense.

Why not have convicts do it? If they run add a year for every day they are gone. People with less than a year would never stray.
Old Hare

Loganville, GA

#2 Jun 25, 2013
Graskrieg, because der Goobner said zo!
RandomThoughts

Atlanta, GA

#3 Jun 25, 2013
Why do we still mow ?

its 2013 , think of something different.
Concerned Troy Residents

Charlottesville, VA

#4 Jun 26, 2013
Will the moving include picking up and replacing state road signs? The Route 250 east sign has fallen off the top of the state mileage sign and been in the tall grass for at least three months now! VDOT drives by the sign every day and nothing has been done. The sign is on the right hand side of Route 250 heading east towards Beaverdam Market and the Womens' Prison in Troy. We are wondering if they will even see the sign in the tall grass and run over it before realizing it is there!
huck

Charlottesville, VA

#5 Jun 26, 2013
RandomThoughts wrote:
Why do we still mow ?
its 2013 , think of something different.
monsanto thought of that
Sez you

Charlottesville, VA

#9 Jun 27, 2013
Just don't cut it and let it go wild.
oldman

Charlottesville, VA

#10 Jun 27, 2013
If your neighbors yard looked like our highways you would be petitioning the local government to have it mowed. It's sad when you can't walk along the highway because the tall grass hides broken bottles, snakes, etc.
Flap

Charlottesville, VA

#11 Jun 27, 2013
I agree, don,t mow the grass. Then you can complain about all the deer you hit because you didn't see them. I rather be answering all those stupid complaints that people call in with.

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