traffic

Reader Input: Valley View is accessible

While I empathize with the plight of Mr. (David) Mackenroth and his neighbors who live along Valley View Drive in Newcastle, his claim that the school traffic makes “their ho ...

Another View: Some Newcastle residents caught in ‘jaws of a traffic vise’

It comes as no surprise to see that the Valley View Drive residents of Newcastle are having substantial traffic difficulties from the ever-increasing car traffic caused by parents ...

Sunny weather offers no break for Caltrans

SODA SPRINGS — Snow hasn’t fallen since the weekend and most of the large clearing equipment is parked in a massive garage, but that doesn’t mean the Caltrans Kin ...

Reader Input: Open to store suggestions

What, no Costco? No traffic on Grass Valley Highway to buy 20-roll packages of toilet paper? I would be a sweet old lady if it wasn’t for the present traffic on 49. Now how ...

Reader Input: Highway 49 hazardous on way to Cool

I’m writing to bring attention to a serious problem that seems to be getting worse as each day passes. It is the cars parking along Highway 49 at the confluence of the Middle ...

Reader Input: Manage our traffic flow scientifically

A traffic engineering course that I took way back in 1960 taught that it cost 3 to 5 cents to stop a vehicle at a traffic light or stop sign. The cost is from wear (engine, brakes, ...

Amgen to cause parking crunch near Confluence

Rangers with the Auburn State Recreation Area are warning that families out to celebrate Mother’s Day at the American River Confluence may want to consider either visiting ...

Reader Input: A few steps would ease Auburn traffic

Spring brings traffic light problems? (“Spring brings road work and signal light issues,” Journal, March 23). Seems to me traffic flow is a major and unaddressed issu ...

Reader Input: Auburn Airport a valuable resource

On Sunday, Feb. 23, the Auburn Journal printed a front-page article about noise issues at the Auburn Municipal Airport (“Noise issues cloud Auburn compatibility study”) ...

Reader Input: Level Auburn and start over

I read the Auburn Journal every day it shows up, and after reading about where to build a big box store, I’ve come to the conclusion that we should bulldoze the whole town of ...

California braces for holiday rush

Auburn residents who are traveling this week will cope with about 11.7 million other Californians on the roads and in the sky, according to the latest travel survey from AAA Northe ...

No. 3 lane on eastbound I-80 open

The California Highway Patrol's Sigalert for the right lane (No.3) of eastbound Interstate 80 near the Newcastle Road exit after a series of small grass fires started next ...

Our View: Traffic warning program is a worthy effort

Some of us have been there before. We’re driving along, minding our business, and then the familiar red and blue lights of a patrol car fill our rear-view mirror. Instantly ...

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 ...