SMART work to close Guerneville Rd. through the weekend

Sonoma-Marin Area Rail Transit contractors will close Guerneville Road in west Santa Rosa Friday morning through the weekend in order to replace railroad tracks.

By | June 12th, 2014|1 Comment

Fulton Road gets extra police attention

Extra eyes are on the one of Santa Rosa's most crash-prone intersections this week.

By | March 17th, 2014|1 Comment

Mailbag: Big wet kisses and what’s up?

This week readers sent some kudos to the traffic folks and a few questions about smog checks and turn arrows.

By | September 18th, 2013|1 Comment

Roads Report: This week’s road projects and closures

Rob Silva, Sonoma County's roads department operations manager, sent this photo of the chip seal crew on Lichau Road and an update on this week's county projects. Expect night paving on Old Redwood Highway between Cotati and Petaluma, and longer than normal delays Thursday and Friday on Porter Creek Road. [...]

By | September 10th, 2013|1 Comment

Santa Rosa’s longest traffic light? Farmers at 4th St.

If it feels like you sit forever at the traffic light at Farmers Lane and Fourth Street/Highway 12, that's because it is Santa Rosa's longest light

By | September 5th, 2013|13 Comments

Intersection of the week

The week of Sept. 2, Santa Rosa police will be monitoring one of the city’s most collision-prone intersections, Piner Road at Coffey Lane, which  last year was tied for fourth place with eight collisions. As part of a weekly Monday through Friday special enforcement program, Officer Jeff Adams says officers [...]

By | September 2nd, 2013|1 Comment

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

Santa Rosa’s 25 dangerous intersections

Planning to drive through the intersection of Stony Point and Sebastopol roads in Santa Rosa? Better be careful. It again ranks No. 1 in the city for highest number of reported collisions. The Roseland-area intersection racked up 16 collisions last year, twice that of 2011 when it tied [...]

By | January 31st, 2013|10 Comments

Mailbag: More complaints about Santa Rosa intersections; Petaluma project

Our previous Mailbag column generated comments and questions from readers: From Tim: I have been doing a lot of driving in the Coddingtown area as of late and noticed an area of concern: Can you have someone look into the intersection of Cleveland Ave. & Guerneville Road? Specifically, going eastbound [...]

By | December 21st, 2012|10 Comments

SMART road closures in Santa Rosa

SMART rail line construction work continues this week in Santa Rosa, and for about the next month certain roads will be completely closed for a few days at a time where they cross the railroad tracks. Drivers will need to find alternate routes. --Guerneville Road, 7 p.m. Friday to 6 [...]

By | November 5th, 2012|0 Comments