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If You Had to Fill in Just One of Dallas's Many Potholes, Which Would It Be?

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A couple weeks back we mentioned that insurance company The Hartford and the city of Dallas would go on Pothole Patrol and fix one or more of the kettles that have put a dent in the city's roadways. Now we know which ones they're offering to fill: one of the six you see at right, to be selected through an online voting process that began yesterday and ends one week from today. (Though do feel free to nominate your own ... hard.)

But in a press release sent late last night, The Hartford's PR peoples insist it will be filled in "along with others" on April 15. In early voting, Lemmon Avenue at Cedarplaza Lane leads the pack.

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