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

Break the tie: Vote for worst road finalists

Five Sonoma County roads are tied for first place. Cast another vote today.

By | November 8th, 2013|35 Comments

The worst road in Sonoma County is …

It's only a mile long, but it's narrow, cracked, sections of its sides are dropping away and it's riddled with pothole patches with more potholes unfilled. It's Keiser Avenue in Rohnert Park, and it's the worst road in Sonoma County, according to readers who voted in the Road [...]

By | October 1st, 2012|23 Comments

Worst road in Sonoma County is …

This year's worst road in Sonoma County is Lichau Road, a scenic, country route that winds up into the hills east of Rohnert Park. At least that's the verdict of Road Warrior readers who responded to our second annual poll last month, voting for a total of 87 [...]

By | October 5th, 2011|31 Comments

3 county roads to avoid this week

Three Sonoma County road projects this week are expected to cause minor traffic delays, and the county roads department suggests you find an alternate route if possible: --Bodega Highway, from Spring Hill to Ferguson roads, today through Thursday, crews will grind out deteriorated pavement and put down new asphalt. --Calistoga [...]

By | June 20th, 2011|5 Comments

Why county’s worst road going to stay that way

Irwin Lane’s a bucolic, country road west of Santa Rosa that runs a mere 1.6 miles from Highway 12 to Hall Road. But it’s also Sonoma County’s worst road. And it’s not going to get any better. “The shoulders are eroding, there are huge potholes and I have [...]

By | July 19th, 2010|18 Comments