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Work begins on Vasco Road to help improve its 'treacherous' reputation

Original post made on May 24, 2010

Construction crews broke ground Monday on the first phase of the Vasco Road Safety Improvement Project in eastern Contra Costa County. The first phase of the project will include widening and installing a median barrier on a 1-mile stretch of the road in the southernmost section in Contra Costa County, a section considered one of the most treacherous.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Monday, May 24, 2010, 5:49 PM

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Posted by Ralph N. Shirlet
a resident of another community
on May 24, 2010 at 7:52 pm

Ralph N. Shirlet is a registered user.

Der Emily,

As Alamo discovered, the ability to control commute traffic is to remove a section of Danville Blvd. On Vasco Road, removing several miles of roadway would significantly control commute traffic.

See how easy traffic planning is if you focus! We have requested a wake-up call for the Board of Supervisors starting with Ms. Piepho, but so far the front desk just rings their rooms endlessly. They must be OUT.

The ROFL in Ralph N. Shirlet

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Posted by alyson colton
a resident of Danville
on May 25, 2010 at 8:34 pm

thank you ... thank you .... mary piepho, for seeing this through! you never gave up on us and in memory of our 4 employees who died on that stretch of road 6 years ago ... we hope that many lives will be saved!
The Colton Family and Valley Crest Landscape

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