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Airport Road (Palisadoes)

Road construction taking place on the Palisadoes strip. The large boulders are being stacked to prevent further road damage by limiting the amount of sea water getting onto the road.

East King's House Road

"The source of the problem - scene on East King's House Road after a lake created by a burst main had subsided."

Darling Street

"Darling Street in West Kingston is a main thoroughfare for vehicles and pedestrians using that section of the Corporate Area. The road surface is one of the worst in the city. Its many potholes look more like lakes. Daily News photographed these…

Darling Street

Photograph showing the garbage and debris filled Darling Street in West Kingston. A section of the badly damaged street is blocked by several large objects, preventing any vehicular traffic.

Charles and Bond Streets

" 'Marl Hill Road' - Intersection of Charles and Bond Streets where this hill of marl has been in the middle of the road and there drain covers have been in this condition for a while. The drain is also blocked and has not been cleaned."

Chelsea Avenue

"The road surface along Chelsea Avenue near its intersection with Half Way Tree Road in St. Andrew has been deteriorating for some time. Photograph shows a motorist carefully negotiating the large potholes and sinks."

Beckford Street

"The intersection of Beckford Street and Princess Street in downtown Kingston. Old car parts, bed springs and other articles form the 'back-drop' of a pool of filth on Beckford Street and the pungent stream of water runs from the manhole at the…

Bob Marley Boulevard

A vehicle traverses the thoroughfare along the Bob Marley Boulevard that has been badly damaged by rain waters. A housing scheme is to the left.