Tag Archives: Highway 1 Auxiliary Lanes Project

Reader questions building highway ‘niceties’ during tough financial times

Dear Street Smarts, Q: Your column is typically the most valuable information in the Sentinel! When freeways are ‘improved’, it seems that it is always overkill on the ancillary stuff, which makes the costs so high. For example, the landscaping … Continue reading

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Hwy 1 auxiliary lanes project ramps up

Dear Street Smarts, Q: Several weeks ago, I wrote to you to ask the status of the Highway 1 construction project between Morrissey Boulevard and Soquel Avenue. I mentioned it seemed to be going slowly. Since then, I have gone … Continue reading

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Wrong way cyclists endanger themselves, other cyclists, reader says

Dear Street Smarts, Q: About your article of May 28: I would be more emphatic about the wrong way cyclists. In addition to drivers pulling out in front of wrong-way cyclists – we call them salmon, going against the flow … Continue reading

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