Tag Archives: Tour of California

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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Waiting in anticipation for the Agmen racers to crosss the finish line

Braving the cold wind and enjoying the break in more than a day of rain, hundreds of people are gathered at the intersection of Pacific Avenue, Front and Water streets to watch the racers come in. All eyes are glued … Continue reading

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Amgen Tour viewing spots

Dear Street Smarts,   Q Ramona, good work on streets and traffic.   One question (regarding the Amgen Tour of California): is there a communication system in place for the bike race so that people can find out during the event where … Continue reading

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