It's "Pothole Sweeps Week" in Sacramento County.

Teams will be hitting the streets trying to find the most hazardous potholes that can damage vehicles -- but they're also encouraging people to help by pointing them out.

These sweeps are done twice a year.

Forty-thousand potholes are repaired each year, totaling $2.8 million.

You can report potholes by calling 3-1-1 or visit