RP council decides on SMART design  Uploaded March 26, 2015 01:05 pm

A car chase that began at the Washoe House outside Cotati ended up in a fiery crash and a death on Monday, March 16.

Sonoma County Sheriff’s deputies responded to a 911 call at approximately 6:30 p.m. about a man brandishing a handgun inside the bar. The report also said he... Read More

Final key library meeting slated for March 27 at Petaluma branch

The Sonoma County Library invites residents to help plan the future of its libraries. All ages are welcome at this...Read More

Did the runaway SMART train car heighten your fears about track safety?
Yes. The gates at the crossings didnít work, which made it all the more dangerous, especially if kids were playing on the tracks.
No. I believe that was an isolated incident and by the time the service is ready, all the safety wrinkles will be ironed out.
Not sure. There are always going to be safety issues for just about everything. Just worry about keeping them to a minimum.