California’s Motor Voter program came under fire following thousands of voter registration errors at the DMV. The Secretary of State’s Office added extra precautions by suspending the automatic transmission of voter data.
Motorists are being warned to anticipate delays on Interstate 5 near Sacramento International Airport over the next two months as Caltrans begins roadway construction in the area starting Saturday night.
Drivers planning to cross the Tower Bridge the next two Saturdays should expect delays due to maintenance. On Oct. 20 and 27, only one westbound and one eastbound lane will be open from 6 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
The University of Dayton Research Institute performed a test to mimic a midair collision at 238 mph between a 2.1-pound drone and a Mooney M20 aircraft, and the larger aircraft did not come out on top.
About 41 percent of the Sacramento area’s roads are rated in “poor condition,” according to a report on urban road quality released Wednesday by nonprofit research group TRIP. California has the worst-rated roads in the nation.
Tuesday and Wednesday will bring lane closures on Interstate 80 in North Sacramento, Caltrans said. The lanes are being closed for maintenance work on the berms supporting the shoulder. On Tuesday, the No. 2 lane of the West El Camino Boulevard off-
Proposition 6 supporters and opponents put forth different estimates for the cost of recent increases to California fuel taxes and vehicle registration fees. Voters will decide whether to repeal the fees in November.