Tag Archives: bridges

More on La Fonda Avenue overpass

Last week, Street Smarts posted a letter from Juliana Cheng of Santa Cruz seeking information about the La Fonda Avenue overpass above Highway 1. Specifically, she wanted to know when the bridge was opened, a padlock on the fence and … Continue reading

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What’s up with the lane configuration on Morrissey at Highway 1?, reader asks

     Dear Street Smarts,      Q The Morrissey Boulevard exit from Northbound Highway 1 leads to a traffic light at Fairmount Avenue. Perhaps there is some logic in the way the lane configuration is currently set up at that intersection, … Continue reading

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San Lorenzo River Bicycle/Pedestrian Bridge Opening ceremony at 4 p.m. today

Dear Street Smarts, Q Thanks for the good reports. What is the status of the new pedestrian bridge just below Mission Street at the river (in Santa Cruz)?  It looks done but both ends are fenced off. Thanks, S J … Continue reading

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