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Tony Bizjak writes about traffic and travel in the Sacramento region

Can traffic engineers teach old drivers new tricks?

July 24, 2016 04:01 PM

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Tony Bizjak has covered local transportation issues for The Sacramento Bee since 2003. Prior to that, he covered Sacramento City Hall and local government issues. A California native, Bizjak has a journalism degree from San Jose State University. Contact reporter Tony Bizjak at tbizjak@sacbee.com or 916-321-1059. Twitter: @TonyBizjak