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Improperly placed neighborhood traffic calming signs may be hazardous

Dear Street Smarts, Q: A neighbor on Wesley Street in Capitola had one of those brightly colored plastic turtle signs asking drivers to slow down. It was placed a little farther out in the street than the parked cars. One … Continue reading

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No patch job for Water Street

Dear Street Smarts, Q: Kudos to the street department for all the patching and repaving in Santa Cruz this summer. However, on Water Street down the hill from Branciforte Avenue, at the corner of Reed Way, it’s broken and dipped … Continue reading

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No new signs pointing toward Hwy 1 planned for 41st Ave

Dear Street Smarts,  Q: I have noticed frustration by motorists who are not sure where the freeway entrances are when traveling on 41st avenue  — both north and south. Is there a plan to have signs put up soon?  Just … Continue reading

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