Sign up for our newsletter and get a curated list of the top trending stories and exclusive rewards every day.

Trending Topics

Get the MTL Blog app

Download on the App StoreGet it on Google Play

Montreal Workers Are Putting Asphalt Right On Top Of The Snow

Seems a little counter-productive.
Montreal Workers Are Putting Asphalt Right On Top Of The Snow

Montreal has never really been known for its great construction, but it seems like the situations have reached a whole new level of urgent!

Our streets look like something out of a horror movie and I don't see any signs of improvement, definitely not until the weather gets better. 

READ ALSO: 10 Secret Costco Perks You Didn't Know About

I mean, I get it, the weather must be incredibly frustrating to work with, but I definitely don't think it should get in the way of actually getting the job done.

Things have gotten so bad that workers are actually just putting asphalt right on top of the snow!

@kamilkajuzwikembedded via

On Barette street in Montreal's Plateau, they had to rush in overnight and lay down the asphalt but, the work is already starting to crack up.

Des travaux d’asphaltage ont été bâclés sur la rue Barrette dans l’arrondissement Le Plateau-Mont-Royal à Montréal, alors que de l’asphalte a été posé par-dessus de la neige.https://t.co/dpS4jlXvr1pic.twitter.com/NYWe9rDgdF

March 6, 2018

Unfortunately for the people who live nearby, they're actually scared that the work is going to damage their cars. 

They're claiming that it was an issue of safety, so they have to get in there right away and do the work. But unfortunately, they're going to have to go right back and fix it up again. 

Source

More from MTL Blog

Comments 💬

Our comment section is a place to promote self-expression, freedom of speech and positivity. We encourage discussion and debate, but our pages must remain a safe space where everyone feels comfortable and the environment is respectful.

In order to make this possible, we monitor comments to keep spam, hate speech, violence, and vulgarity off our pages. Comments are moderated according to our Community Guidelines.

Please note that Narcity Media does not endorse the opinions expressed in the comment section of an article. Narcity Media has the right to remove comments, ban or suspend any user without notice, or close a story’s comment section at any time.

First and last names will appear with each comment and the use of pseudonyms is prohibited. By commenting, you acknowledge that Narcity Media has the right to use & distribute your content across our properties.

Loading...