Sonoma County shifts road funding priorities

'Use it or lose it' state funding goes to road maintenance, rail crossings in Penngrove and Fulton, three bridge projects and Graton roundabout.

By | February 11th, 2014|7 Comments

Last storm-closed roads open

The last two roads in Sonoma County closed by the aftermath of last weekend's storms reopened Tuesday, the county roads department says. Wohler Road had been flooded at River Road, and Trenton Road was flooded between Laguna and River roads. During the height of the storms, at least 25 roads [...]

By | December 4th, 2012|0 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

Roads that may flood — beware!

You almost always can count on the same stretches of roads across the county to flood during a heavy rainstorm, so here's a list of roads to avoid during today's storm and future gully washers. According to the CHP and Sonoma County roads department, they're either flooded already, have standing [...]

By | March 24th, 2011|11 Comments