Forwarded by Alan Wald
Highway 1 between the Tom Lantos Tunnels at Devil's Slide and Linda Mar badly needs cleanup along both shoulders littered with trash, debris, fallen tree limbs, and weeds. We submitted a maintenance request/complaint June 29 on the Caltrans District 4 ONLINE FORM. Caltrans replied July 14 that it had "committed" to cleaning up this disgraceful stretch of highway between Linda Mar and the tunnels. THAT WAS 76 DAYS AGO AND STILL NO ACTION! Please ask Caltrans to do its job: Jim Kennard 510-286-4421, Jose Montoya 510-286-6227. Also go online and contact Governor Brown and State Senator Jerry Hill. There is no excuse for this delay! Removing weeds and trash will help visibility on this dangerous S curve, where vulnerable bicyclists wobble up and down the narrow-to-nonexistent shoulders, taking their lives in their hands and making motorists extremely nervous. (Note: The crumpled, falling-down road sign finally was removed at our request September 29. Thank you, Caltrans, now please clean up the doggone highway!)
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