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Less Redwood, More Highway Along 101

A friend recently asked me if I’d noticed the swath of downed redwood trees along Highway 101 near its interchange with 116 at Cotati. Although more often a 101 traveler north of that area, generally between Rohnert Park and Santa Rosa, several visits to Petaluma and points south during our lengthening springtime daylight revealed lots of logs and stumps instead of trees. What’s going on is commencement of the Caltrans Central Project for widening 101 from north of Pepper Road… Read More »