roads

Reader Input: Use common sense on roads

The bicycle-bashing letter from Robert Nowack is both thoughtless and rude (“Bicycle riders have a share of responsibility, too,” Reader Input, Sept. 19). Regarding ...

Reader Input: Start street fixes before winter rain

I have found guest columnists Gary Moffat and Kevin Hanley’s recent articles to be very insightful. Although they seldom see eye-to-eye, I believe them both to be very honest ...

Reader Input: Bad local roads deserve a ‘D’

Gus Thomson’s article, “County’s 13 miles of bad road are ‘ugly but safe,’” (Journal, March 3) stated that Placer County has 13 miles of “ ...

Jolt of winter weather creates nightmare on some area roads

  The first signs of winter weather in weeks had police out in force responding Tuesday to a multitude of traffic incidents in Grass Valley, along Interstate 80, and a couple ...

Clean up after breath tests

A bicycle ride on the various roads and neighborhoods throughout Placer County shows the rider that (law enforcement is) curbing the constant problem of suspected and possible drun ...

Winery ordinance doesn’t address road maintenance

Under Placer County’s proposed winery ordinance, wineries would not have to bear any increased maintenance costs based on increased traffic. Most private road maintenance agreeme ...