Tag Archives: West Cliff Drive

Parking remains free for disabled placard, license plate holders

Dear Street Smarts, Q: With all the talk of parking meter rate increases in Santa Cruz, how will this effect those with handicap parking placards or plates? Have not seen that mentioned in any of the Sentinel articles. Thanks, Jack … Continue reading

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No room for Segways on West Cliff path, reader says

Dear Street Smarts, Q: I read your column weekly and felt compelled to comment on the Segway situation. A recent article in the Sentinel featured a story on the newly established Segway Santa Cruz. As a frequent user of the … Continue reading

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Paving project on West Cliff Drive will cause closures, detours

If you travel in the area of West Cliff Drive between Swanton Boulevard and Almar Avenue, you may want to find another route come next Wednesday. The city will embark on a paving project July 6-11, requiring the closure of … Continue reading

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Close West Cliff Drive to motor vehicles, reader suggests

Dear Street Smarts, Q: Everyone knows how incredibly beautiful and special West Cliff Drive is. See, that’s the problem. The place is packed and even more so on weekends. What has the potential to be a place of both quiet … Continue reading

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