Summer is the time for fun in the sun. The pools open, and everyone is out and about enjoying the weather, however, summertime can also have some detrimental impacts on a cities infrastructure.
Summer can bring about extreme droughts, which can be terrible for crops. Just in July 2012, 64% of the US was experiencing drought conditions. Not to mentioned gas prices go up because more people are driving, especially teenagers. Teen drivers average 44% hours behind the wheel each week during the summer.
We can’t forget about the most popular summer day, July 4th. However, as fun as it is, there are 3 times more fires on this day than the average day summer day. Why? Fireworks of course.
Check out this infographic presented by Click Software to learn more about the infrastructure impacts of summer.