Track work to cause traffic delays in Cotati on Friday

Railroad contractors will be testing signaling equipment Friday in Cotati, which could cause traffic delays, officials said.

By | March 5th, 2015|Comments Off on Track work to cause traffic delays in Cotati on Friday

East Cotati Ave. closed through the weekend

East Cotati Avenue will be closed at the railroad tracks today through Sunday for construction on the Sonoma-Marin Area Rail Transit line, and to relocate a rare coast redwood tree.

By | August 7th, 2014|Comments Off on East Cotati Ave. closed through the weekend

Piner Road RR crossing gets fix

Starting Friday, contractor Stacy and Witbeck/Herzog will be rebuilding the approaches to the grade crossing to make it a smoother ride for autos and bikes, SMART says.

By | July 16th, 2014|Comments Off on Piner Road RR crossing gets fix

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

SMART gets $20 million for Larkspur extension

The Sonoma-Marin Area Rail Transit line cleared a major funding hurdle Wednesday, earning the approval of $20 million in regional transportation money — half the funds needed to extend commuter service to Larkspur.

By | May 29th, 2014|0 Comments

Money for SMART to Larkspur passes hurdle

A regional transportation funding agency gave Sonoma-Marin Area Rail Transit a vote of confidence Wednesday as SMART seeks money to extend the commuter rail to Larkspur.

By | May 15th, 2014|0 Comments

SMART to work on rail crossings this week

Sonoma-Marin Area Rail Transit contractors will begin upgrading two railroad crossings in Santa Rosa this week.

By | May 12th, 2014|0 Comments

Airport Blvd. overpass opens

Construction crews Tuesday put the finishing touches on a new five-lane Airport Boulevard overpass at Highway 101, which opened in time for this morning's commute.

By | May 7th, 2014|0 Comments

First SMART trains ready for shipping

The first train cars ordered up by the Sonoma-Marin Rail Transit agency have passed their factory tests in Japan and are ready to be shipped to the United States for on-track testing.

By | April 17th, 2014|4 Comments

SMART to conduct crossing test in SR today

The commuter rail authority improving tracks through Sonoma and Marin counties will conduct a test of ten road crossing warning systems in Santa Rosa today.

By | March 25th, 2014|0 Comments