West Third Street gets extra police attention

Watch out, this week police have eyes on Santa Rosa's most dangerous spots.

By | February 9th, 2014|0 Comments

Hearn Avenue gets extra police attention

Santa Rosa's sixth most dangerous intersection had seven accidents last year.

By | December 2nd, 2013|0 Comments

Stony Point Road work begins in January

Utilities will be relocated first, with road widening scheduled to begin in July.

By | November 25th, 2013|1 Comment

Mailbag: Tale of 2 Stony Points

New pavement is really smooth, old pavement is terrible. An update.

By | October 31st, 2013|1 Comment

Weigh in: Will casino increase commute times?

Up to 6,000 visitors are expected when Graton Resort & Casino opens in Rohnert Park on Nov. 5. Are our roads ready for them?

By | September 20th, 2013|11 Comments

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: Porter Creek, Petaluma Hill, Carneros and Mendocino updates

A flurry of new road projects join those already underway in Sonoma County this week. Watch for state crews to start extensive projects on Highways 12 and 121 in the Carneros region, and county crews to start repaving the final unimproved stretch of Petaluma Hill Road between Petaluma and Cotati. [...]

By | August 12th, 2013|4 Comments

Roads Report: Sonoma work begins and this week’s county projects

Caltrans has started two repair projects in Sonoma -- on State Route 12 from Napa Road to the junction with State Route 121, and on State Route 121 near Schellville from State Route 37 to the Sonoma Creek Bridge (near the junction with State Route 116). This work will continue [...]

By | August 5th, 2013|1 Comment

Porter Creek delays, and other county road reports

If you plan to cross the Mayacamas this week, plan your route carefully, suggests reader Brian Maloney. A bridge replacement project on Porter Creek road is creating quite a snarl. Another project destined to irritate commuters is ramping up on Arnold Drive and Aqua Caliente, but is still in the [...]

By | June 18th, 2013|3 Comments

Traffic patrols at West Third and Stony Point

This week, Santa Rosa police are monitoring one of the city’s most collision-prone intersections, West Third Avenue at Stony Point Road, which  last year was tied for fourth place with 9 collisions. As part of a weekly Monday through Friday special enforcement program, Officer Jeff Adams says officers particularly will [...]

By | April 3rd, 2013|3 Comments