The city of San Diego’s streets, storm drains, buildings and pipes break faster than can be fixed. Some of them break again, again and again.
Here are five chronic infrastructure problems that festered in 2013 and where the city’s at in fixing them.
Allied Gardens Zombie Sinkholes
For more than three years, pieces of Princess View Drive in Allied Gardens have fallen into the earth.
“A bazillion,” city transportation spokesman Bill Harris said of the amount of the road’s sinkholes. “That’s with a ‘b’ and you can quote me.”