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Salinas Road to open soon to Highway 1 traffic

Come Thursday, Sept. 1, drivers on  Highway 1 will be able to access Salinas Road. Earlier this month, Caltrans closed Salinas Road to traffic from both directions of the highway as part of the $30 million safety improvement project going … Continue reading

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Pedestrian habits in Capitola need to be studied, reader says

Dear Street Smarts, Q: I read the item (last Monday)about the surveys to be done Aug. 22 – Sept. 26. I hope Capitola Village is one of the 21 locations. We had a bizarre pedestrian death here July 5 and … Continue reading

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Hwy 236 closes Monday; detour through Acorn Drive

     Highway 236 is going to close Monday for up to four weeks as workers repair a slip-out that occurred in March. And flaggers will be on scene controlling the flow of traffic on the narrow Acorn Drive, a residential … Continue reading

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Highway 236 to close June 22 for slipout repairs

     Thomas Moore has been living and working in the San Lorenzo Valley for 25 years. During all that time, he’s seen Mother Nature take down trees, power lines and even mountain sides.      So, he’s not fazed by Caltrans’ … Continue reading

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