Airport Blvd. interchange opens

Caltrans opened a new interchange at Airport Boulevard and Highway 101 on Thursday evening providing traffic relief for thousands of commuters and airport passengers.

By | July 18th, 2014|Comments Off on Airport Blvd. interchange opens

Road work this week

A couple of closures along the Highway 101 corridor in Sonoma County top the list of projects in the North Bay this week. All of the work is weather dependent and could be cancelled if we get rain this week.

By | February 22nd, 2014|1 Comment

Sonoma County shifts road funding priorities

'Use it or lose it' state funding goes to road maintenance, rail crossings in Penngrove and Fulton, three bridge projects and Graton roundabout.

By | February 11th, 2014|7 Comments

Update on Highway 101/Airport Blvd. construction

Those of you who work in the Airport Blvd. business cluster already know about road closures and detours, but what about Jake, a reader who makes an occasional trip to the Charles M. Schulz - Sonoma County Airport? "Yesterday, I went to the Charles Schulz Airport via 101 from Santa [...]

By | July 30th, 2013|4 Comments

101 construction begins at Airport Blvd. and Petaluma closure

Here's what you need to know about the Airport Boulevard interchange construction at Highway 101 that begins tonight: Crews will begin construction at 7 p.m. June 3, working 7 p.m.-6 a.m. Monday through Saturday for several weeks. The first phase involves building new on- and off-ramps  at the Airport Boulevard [...]

By | June 3rd, 2013|2 Comments

A happy ending at Airport Blvd.

Whose responsibility is it to maintain the landscaping around highway parcels? Sometimes it's hard to tell. Steve Mosher wrote in to ask about a lot near the Airport Boulevard freeway exchange that was so full of weeds he could barely walk past them on the sidewalk. He said last year [...]

By | May 16th, 2013|7 Comments

Look at what’s ahead for Airport Blvd.

Real construction work won't begin until June 3 on the new Airport Boulevard interchange off Highway 101 north of Santa Rosa, but Caltrans has released images of the design and the proposed detours. Take a look at what is planned for the project that will be with us until late [...]

By | May 2nd, 2013|10 Comments

Work starts on Airport Blvd./101 interchange reconstruction

Caltrans on Wednesday is scheduled to begin cutting down trees and bushes at the Highway 101 interchange at Airport Boulevard north of Santa Rosa as a step toward rebuilding that interchange. The work isn't expected to cause any lanes on Highway 101 or Airport to be closed. The major job [...]

By | January 7th, 2013|10 Comments

Rebuilding of 101/Airport Blvd. interchange may start this fall

Reconstruction of the Airport Boulevard interchange on Highway 101 north of Santa Rosa could begin this fall after the state Transportation Commission on Friday approved $24.1 million for the project. Once finished, expected in fall 2014, the project will expand the Airport Boulevard interchange to a diamond shape, with much [...]

By | April 27th, 2012|0 Comments

2 Highway 101 ramps to be closed

Drivers in the Windsor area will have to take detours a bit this week as Caltrans work will shut two key ramps along Highway 101. On Tuesday, the  eastbound Airport Boulevard onramp to northbound 101 will be closed from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. to allow crews to trim trees [...]

By | February 20th, 2012|1 Comment