SMART and traffic

The Press Democrat | December 24, 2019

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EDITOR: When the idea of SMART was first proposed, more than 10 years ago, the major selling point was to relieve morning and evening traffic congestion on Highway 101. At the same time, a survey of local citizens showed that about 80% used Highway 101 for short trips (such as on at Airport Boulevard and off at Rohnert Park Expressway). That meant only a small fraction of local drivers used the highway to commute to the Bay Area.

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