Tag Archives: walk

Talking traffic to DeLaveaga school, commute solutions

Dear Street Smarts, Q: I was interested to read your Street Smarts column about how school traffic has been affected by the La Fonda overpass construction. Ms. Speiser may be accurate in her efforts to help ease traffic by encouraging … Continue reading

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Where pedestrians should walk when sidewalks are not present

Dear Street Smarts, Q: I enjoy your column and the energy and enthusiasm you put into it. I’ve been meaning to write with my pet peeve — so here it is: Please let your readers know that if they walk … Continue reading

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Fixing congestion: Getting gridlock out of Santa Cruz

Dear Street Smarts, Q: Let’s turn our attention to the ungodly problem of traffic congestion and who can help in this area. There is the major problem of people turning left off Ocean onto Broadway, especially during the commute hour. … Continue reading

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