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Public transportation during Amgen lacked coordination, reader says

  There was nothing like a day at the Amgen Tour of California, even if it was a cold and rainy.   Street Smarts blog poster “Cycle Fan” and her family headed down from their Scotts Valley home to watch … Continue reading

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Street Smarts is listening

Traffic concerns, questions, peeves or complaints? We want to hear from you. Post your thoughts here and they may make it into the print edition.

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Amgen spectators urged to use alternative transportation

With tens of thousands of people, if not more, possibly descending upon Santa Cruz Monday to catch a glimpse of the Amgen Tour of California, transportation-minded organizations around town are urging spectators to use alternative transportation.   “There will be … Continue reading

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