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Re: Problem on Santa Cruz Avenue

From: domainremoved <anthony>
Date: Fri, 18 Jan 2013 17:23:27 -0600

Hi Jym
I have already complained about the inept engineering to the city. They told me they were aware of it and were trying to figure out what to do. If you want to follow up that would be great

On Jan 18, 2013, at 12:01, J Clendenin <j_at_(domainremoved)

> Dear Members of the City Council:
> I want to bring to your attention a problem on Santa Cruz Avenue. The recently completed street-crossing improvement at San Mateo Drive has created 2 sorts of problems.
> 1. Vehicles heading toward downtown experience a significant and sudden dip as they cross San Mateo Drive. I think this dip is too extreme.
> 2. For those of us who live near this intersection, the noise made by vehicles entering the dip, especially the sharp metallic noise that trucks often make, penetrates our homes much more thoroughly than ordinary traffic noise and is really unacceptable.
> My bedroom is only about 100 ft from this dip.
> I am not questioning the intent of the street-crossing improvement.
> One principle often cited for good government is: "First do no harm." I hope the City will correct this problem.
> Thank you,
> Jym Clendenin
> 1075 Windsor Dr (corner of Santa Cruz Avenue)
> Menlo Park, CA
> 650-862-1130
Received on Fri Jan 18 2013 - 15:24:09 PST

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