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      10-18-2011, 02:40 AM   #7
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Originally Posted by 2Tonic View Post
I bought a new wheel from Elmhurst BMW. $430, including taxes.
Write the city and request reimbursement. I can't remember what department, but they covered some roadwork damage I got about 3 years ago to the tune of $800. They also paid me $450 for a bent suspension part on my old Porsche 911SC 10 years ago. It seems like they've pretty much decided it's cheaper to pay people off than take good care of the roads, if the person goes to the trouble of squawking.