For the past three weeks, we've had a a big hole in the sidewalk in front of our apartment. This is especially helpful when we are trying to get the kids to the bike path on the Corniche. We now have to go into the busy road.
This is a phenomenon in Abu Dhabi that has not gone unnoticed. The National,a local newspaper has written an article about the frequency of this happening around town. (To read the article, click here.) I only hope that they can eventually finish the work that they're doing by the end of the year. At this pace they might be done in time to dig another one.