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Dear Jon: The challenge of Highway 1 gridlock through Moss Landing

 If you drive through Moss Landing daily you know what gridlock can be during the rush hour. Kelly wrote to me and asks, “Dear Jon, we live in the richest state in the U.S. and Highway 1 is still just two lanes from Monterey to Santa Cruz. Are there plans to make it four lanes, as it should be?


Caltrans: Roadwork slated for Highway 17 Wednesday and Thursday

Crews will be performing road repair involving a 400-foot stretch of northbound Highway 1 to the northbound Highway 17 connector ramp on Wednesday.


Highway 101 median barrier project begins Thursday in Prunedale

An emergency project to repair a section of median barrier on northbound Highway 101 in the Prunedale area is taking place Thursday between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m.


Public Works: Multiple road work projects in Santa Cruz County next week

A number of road work projects are planned for next week in Santa Cruz County.


Holman Highway roundabout moves forward

Plans to relieve congestion near the intersection of Route 68/Holman Highway and the Highway 1 southbound exit ramp are moving forward.


CHP: Man struck and killed Monday night in Watsonville

A man was struck and killed while walking along Highway 129 in Watsonville Monday night, the California Highway Patrol reported.


MST expands bus service at CSUMB; releases new mobile website

Monterey-Salinas Transit is introducing a major expansion of bus service in and around the California State University at Monterey Bay starting Saturday.

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UPDATE: El Portal fire in Yosemite; Sequioas safe for now

The El Portal fire has grown to over 3,500 acres with evacuations still in place. The fast moving fire has already burned one home in the community of Foresta. Another fire in area known as the Dark Hole fire was started by lightning.

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