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Highway and Road Transportation

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  • 'It's the start of Christmas'

    'It's the start of Christmas'
    COSTA MESA — Even for the most seasoned trucker, hauling a 14,000-pound Christmas tree down the 5 Freeway is a pretty unusual experience. South Coast Plaza's 96-foot white fir — the same size and species as the one used last year —...
  • Commentary: OCTA's 405 plan is 'highway robbery'

    Orange County taxpayers are about to be conned out of about $1.3 billion. The Orange County Transportation Authority (OCTA) has devised an audacious scheme that would use Measure M2 tax dollars to construct toll lanes on the San Diego (405) Freeway...
  • Corona del Mar Today: Five Crowns managers serve up lunch for staff

    Five Crowns managers recently cooked and served staff a holiday lunch as part of an annual Thanksgiving tradition that this year featured essays read by Corona del Mar schoolchildren. "It's just a nice way to say thank you to everyone," said Steve Kim,...
  • Corona del Mar event attracts flash mob

    CORONA DEL MAR — The 33rd annual Corona del Mar Christmas Walk drew thousands of people Sunday, including animal-rights activists, stilt-walkers and Santa Claus. The walk began and 11 a.m. and stretched along East Coast Highway throughout the...
  • Corona del Mar Today: Upper Buck Gully trail project construction underway

    Work has begun on the Upper Buck Gully trail project, with crews clearing the trails on the looped path that begins at Fifth and Poppy avenues. City officials toured the site Thursday, where workers are preparing to install footings for four bridges...
  • Clubhouse options head to council

    Clubhouse options head to council
    Newport Beach Country Club will receive a new clubhouse. The question is what will it look like and how big will it be? Two proposals will come before Newport Beach City Councilmembers at their Jan. 24 meeting for the East Coast Highway property. One...
  • Costa Mesa may sue OCTA over freeway plan

    The city of Costa Mesa is considering legal options to stop the Orange County Transportation Authority from adding toll lanes inside the city limits. "I've been trying to tell OCTA it's not acceptable to Costa Mesa for many, many reasons," said Peter...
  • Coastal Commission to decide on plans for park

    Citing concerns about endangered bird habitat and wetlands, California Coastal Commission staff members have recommended rejecting Newport Beach's plans for Sunset Ridge Park. The fate of the 20-acre public sports park near the West Coast Highway-...
  • Mailbag: Widening 405 would hurt Costa Mesa

    Ever since the San Diego (405) Freeway was finished in the Costa Mesa area, we could not understand why the California Department of Transportation did not complete the expansion from the Euclid Street interchange northward to relieve the bottleneck....
  • Friends honor former Eat Chow owner with cruise down PCH

    Friends honor former Eat Chow owner with cruise down PCH
    The engines of approximately 30 classic cars revved outside Eat Chow restaurant Saturday morning as a group of Eric Doran's closest friends prepared for a ride down Pacific Coast Highway to commemorate Doran's passing. Doran, a Newport Beach resident and...
  • Corona del Mar Today: Port Theater applies for conditional use permit

    Corona del Mar Today: Port Theater applies for conditional use permit
    The New Port Theater — which opened briefly as a cafe in May before city officials shut it down — has applied for a conditional use permit that would allow eating, drinking, live entertainment and dancing, according to a city memo. "The...
  • Commentary: Setting the record straight on the 405

    There has been significant debate in recent weeks regarding the plan by the Orange County Transportation Authority (OCTA) and the California Department of Transportation to improve the San Diego (405) Freeway through one of the most congested areas of the...