Why are there tiny rocks and bits of asphalt all over the street?

The purpose of a slurry coat is to provide a wearing surface that will wear away over several years as traffic drives over it. In the first few days after applying slurry it is common and completely normal for small rocks and bits of slurry to come off the surface (called 'raveling')of the newly applied slurry. The contractor will sweep streets several times over the first month after slurry is applied. Even after the contractor is done with the project, the City's normal street sweeping contractor will continue to sweep streets twice a month. In order to get the best sweeping results, residents should refrain from parking on the street on sweeping days.  

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1. Why are there tiny rocks and bits of asphalt all over the street?
2. My street is included, when exactly will it be scheduled?
3. What about tire marks on the street?
4. Where can I find more information about the project?
5. What streets will be included in the project?
6. How were streets for this project selected?
7. My street wasn’t included. Can my street be added to the current project?
8. My street IS included in the current project, but I don’t want it to receive slurry. Can it be removed from the project?
9. Will the City apply slurry to streets in gated communities?
10. Will slurry make my street like new?
11. Why are only some streets being done in my neighborhood
12. How long will the dark black color of the newly slurried streets last?
13. Slurry was just applied to my street but it looks brown. Is something wrong?
14. What happens if I drive on the wet slurry?
15. I have damage to my vehicle, or other property, due to the slurry project. What do I do?
16. May I leave my car in my driveway while slurry is applied to my street?
17. My house is: Being sold / being painted / hosting a party / hosting a wedding / undergoing repairs / I am moving out / in / I have mobility needs / etc. How will the slurry seal affect this?
18. What if it rains?