Take this a lesson in how to get things done.
A woman in Oakland, Linda Zunas, got tired of the potholes in her neighborhood going un-repaired, despite numerous calls to the city.
So she took matters into her own hands, and turned them into planters.
Hours later - the city showed up and fixed the potholes.
Read more about it here.
Listen to Carolyn and Cort talk about it here: