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

Road repair projects this week around Sonoma County

Smoother roads are coming this week as Sonoma County roads crews get out and about, and there'll be some possible traffic delays: --Crane Canyon Road, near Ala Monte Drive, crews 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday and Tuesday will grind out damaged pavement and put down fresh asphalt. --Porter Creek [...]

By | June 3rd, 2012|1 Comment

Santa Rosa gas prices fall a bit

There's hope: Gas prices are slowly inching down in Santa Rosa and across the state, AAA reports. The average price for regular on Monday was $4.23 a gallon, down about a penny from the day before, down 5 cents from a week ago and down 10 cents from a month [...]

By | April 10th, 2012|3 Comments

Gas for less than $4 a gallon

I had to stop and look twice. Yep, gas for less than $4 a gallon in Santa Rosa. The Union 76 station at Mark West Springs Road and Old Redwood Highway in Larkfield, just north of Santa Rosa, is selling regular for $3.98 for cash, as of Saturday afternoon. That [...]

By | March 24th, 2012|10 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

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

Traffic delays on 3 major county roads

UPDATED TO ADD BENNETT VALLEY ROAD: Traffic delays are likely this week on three major rural roads in Sonoma County because of paving work. Crews will be working Thursday and Friday on Bodega Highway from Sexton to Jonive roads, on Thursday, Friday, Monday and Tuesday on Mark West Springs Road [...]

By | August 3rd, 2011|5 Comments

4 county roads to be repaved

Sonoma County plans to smooth out the bumps and holes along four roads this month through paving projects. Steve Urbanek, pavement preservation manager for the county's Transportation and Public Works Department, said, weather permitting, the work should start in late June and may go into early July. The roads are: [...]

By | June 3rd, 2011|4 Comments

4 county roads to be repaved this summer

Relief is coming this summer for some local drivers tired of banged up roads. Federal money saved from road projects around the state has been funneled to Sonoma County for four repaving projects: --Leveroni Road, from Arnold Drive to the Sonoma city limits. --Bodega Highway, from Jonive Road to Sexton [...]

By | April 25th, 2011|6 Comments

A truck every 2 minutes hauling dirt to Sutter site

Here's a possible traffic delay that you may want to avoid for the next four weeks. From 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, 25 to 30 big-rig trucks an hour -- that's about one every two minutes -- will be hauling dirt down River Road to [...]

By | October 1st, 2010|4 Comments