Road Report: 101/Washington St. done

Caltrans celebrates the end of an interchange project in Petaluma, plus a list of other North Coast work sites.

By | December 2nd, 2013|5 Comments

Road Report: This week’s construction zones

County road work winds down as Rohnert Park's sewer update creeps east.

By | November 18th, 2013|0 Comments

Road Report: Wilfred Avenue ribbon cutting, other North Coast news

The newly widened Wilfred Avenue in Rohnert Park is ready to go.

By | October 28th, 2013|0 Comments

Roads Report: This week’s detours and closures

Road crews are laying the groundwork for winter projects.

By | October 7th, 2013|1 Comment

This week’s cone zones

Here's the latest information about road construction projects and lane closures throughout Sonoma County during the week of April 1-5, courtesy of Rob Silva, roads division manager for Sonoma County Department of Transportation and Public Works. It's followed by a roundup of CalTrans projects throughout the North Coast: SONOMA COUNTY [...]

By | April 1st, 2013|0 Comments

Big drop in tickets, crashes in Sonoma County, CHP stats show

The number of tickets written by CHP officers in Sonoma County droppedĀ  by more than 20 percent and traffic crashes fell by nearly 15 percent last year compared to 2011, according to the latest statistics. The 27,259 tickets written by the local CHP, which covers Sonoma County except for part [...]

By | February 4th, 2013|6 Comments

40-minute traffic delays expected along Highway 1

Motorists driving along the Mendocino County coast next week can expect lengthy delays during the day as Caltrans works on replacing a bridge on Highway 1 south of Elk. Starting Monday, crews will be removing part of the existing bridge over Greenwood Creek and Caltrans is warning of delays of [...]

By | October 19th, 2012|0 Comments

Teen seat belt use up in state, not in Mendocino

Seat belt use by teenagers is California is at a record high, although not in Mendocino County, the state Office of Traffic Safety reports. A survey by California State University Fresno found 96.1 percent of teens were buckling up this year in the state, up from 94 percent in 2010. [...]

By | September 5th, 2012|1 Comment

More paving work on Highways 128, 53

Caltrans on Friday plans to start repaving a four-mile stretch of Highway 128 in the Boonville area, and it expects some traffic delays. The $1.5 million construction project will be 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday and is expected to last until the end of August. The work [...]

By | August 9th, 2012|2 Comments

Traffic delays on Mendocino Coast — for photo shoot

This is not your typical traffic delay: A photo shoot for an Audi car ad. But it's the beauty of the Mendocino County coast that is drawing a Southern California company to Highway 1 this week to shoot those photos. Caltrans issued a permit to Burrito Productions of El Segundo [...]

By | July 30th, 2012|8 Comments