Concrete is the way to when it comes to roads in a town. Not...

Elmagno - July 14 2017, 7:16 PM

Concrete is the way to when it comes to roads in a town. Not only it is better when carrying load in tension, it gives the people who lives there a way to make some money and a chance for local firms to make some money too. When it comes to asphalt they just hire an international company to lay it and the people get nothing.

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