STEVE LASKO/For the Chronicle
Businessman Joe Dawson said the state has done a poor job letting him know about road closures at U.S. 19 and West Bradshaw Street, where his store is located.
Roadwork woes plague businessman

Road construction is ugly and messy, as any business owner hoping to keep the books balanced knows.

Business people whose livelihood rests on customers having convenient access in and out of parking lots cringe as contractors close access while moving sewer pipes, or rip up asphalt.

Joe Dawson knows all about that.