Bennett Valley Road paving to begin next week

Sonoma County transportation officials announced that work will begin next week to repave 2.5 miles of Bennett Valley Road.

By | October 29th, 2014|Comments Off on Bennett Valley Road paving to begin next week

2013 Worst Roads: It’s a tie

Honors go to Spring Hill Road in Petaluma; Sonoma Mountain Road near Santa Rosa.

By | November 14th, 2013|3 Comments

Adobe Road closed Saturday for SMART work and other cone zones

Road work continues throughout Sonoma County with very little new to report other than a one-day road closure in Penngrove and two one-day projects on small roads near the Geysers and northwest of Santa Rosa. Here's what to expect this week: On Saturday, June 1, SMART crews will close the [...]

By | May 28th, 2013|0 Comments

Why does a turkey cross the road?

We've got the perfect environment for wild turkeys in Sonoma County, with enough open grasslands and rolling oak woodlands to support thousands. So with all that available habitat, why do they wander into parks, backyards and even onto highways? At least two Road Warrior readers have encountered them [...]

By | May 8th, 2013|5 Comments

Road work on Highway 101, in Sonoma County this week

Caltrans and the Sonoma County roads department plan the following road work this week that may cause traffic delays: --Highway 101, various lanes closed from Rohnert Park Expressway to Todd Road from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. Monday through Friday. --Highway 101, various lanes closed from Rohnert Park Expressway to [...]

By | October 14th, 2012|0 Comments

Traffic delays likely this week in Bennett Valley, Petaluma, on Highway 101

Here's some road projects that may cause some traffic delays: --In Bennett Valley, if it doesn't rain as some forecasts expect, the Sonoma County roads department on Monday plans to grind down Bennett Valley Road west of Sonoma Mountain Road and then repave it. Work hours are 7:30 a.m. to [...]

By | October 7th, 2012|0 Comments

Road projects, traffic delays

Here are some road projects this week where traffic delays are likely: --Arnold Drive, from London Ranch Road to the Sonoma Development Center, for paving completion, all week. --Bennett Valley Road, from Grange Road to Santa Rosa, for road striping on Thursday. --Bodega Highway, from Sexton to Jonive roads, for [...]

By | September 26th, 2011|1 Comment

Bennett Valley, Bodega Hwy. work today

Heads up if you're going out on Bennett Valley Road or Bodega Highway:The Sonoma County roads department is working on both roads. Crews are doing shoulder work Friday and Saturday after having finished up repaving work on Bennett Valley Road. The project is from Grange Road to Santa Rosa. For [...]

By | August 19th, 2011|0 Comments

Traffic delays on key rural roads

The Sonoma County roads department plans work this week on some key rural roads and warns traffic delays are likely: --Bennett Valley Road from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday for repaving from Grange Road to Santa Rosa. Crews also will cleaning ditches along Bennett Valley Road from [...]

By | August 9th, 2011|0 Comments

Possible traffic delays on Sonoma County roads

The Sonoma County Department of Transportation and Public Works and CHP say a few road projects around the county could cause traffic delays this week: --Bennett Valley Road for brush cutting. --Bloomfield Road, from Valley Ford to Canfield roads, for ditching work, from today through Aug. 12. --Browns Lane, from [...]

By | August 1st, 2011|0 Comments