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New stoplight on Ralston Avenue works to ease traffic

New stoplight on Ralston Avenue works to ease traffic

Ailee Lim, Staff Writer

October 21, 2018


Filed under News

The traffic that faces people going on Ralston Avenue is difficult to manage. A commute that would normally take a few minutes can end up becoming a much longer one. In hopes of reducing traffic, the City of Belmont collaborated with Crystal Springs Upland School to put up a traffic light at the i...

Four Corners aims to ease Alameda traffic congestion

Four Corners aims to ease Alameda traffic congestion

Veronica Roseborough, Staff Writer

May 1, 2018


Filed under Campus, Top News

It is no secret that driving to school in the morning is a pain. All of the stress built up from late nights and loads of studying is emphasized even more so when one is surrounded by an endless string of red brake lights. Then, in six to seven hours, students and faculty are forced to face the perils...

Belmont aims to fix Tahoe Drive and Ralston traffic

Belmont aims to fix Tahoe Drive and Ralston traffic

Max Lee, Staff Writer

April 29, 2018


Filed under Campus, Top News

In hopes of creating a solution to the ongoing traffic congestion tied to Ralston Middle School, the Belmont City Council has devised the Tahoe Drive and Ralston Avenue Intersection Improvements Project. The intersection improvement project, set to get underway in the spring of 2018, a plan of action t...

Traffic before school continues to disrupt student schedules

Traffic before school continues to disrupt student schedules

Veronica Roseborough, Staff Writer

October 17, 2017


Filed under Campus

Every morning is a new challenge, a question of whether or not one will make it to Carlmont on time, and how early they must leave to do so. For many, traffic on Alameda is a big issue. Every year the freshman class seems to grow and with that brings more cars all heading to a single destination. Carlmont...

Super Bowl Village causes major traffic in San Francisco

Super Bowl Village causes major traffic in San Francisco

Sarah Tocatlian, Staff Writer

January 27, 2016


Filed under Campus

The base of Market Street in downtown San Francisco has become a construction zone. Construction crews have been working into the night building the Super Bowl Fan Village that will open from Jan. 30 until game day, Feb. 7. The approaching Super Bowl means traffic hassles for San Francisco residents...

Traffic solutions on the horizon

Traffic solutions on the horizon

Lily Bakour, Staff Writer

October 8, 2015


Filed under Campus

Imagine a world where traffic in the morning takes half the time it does now. Carlmont, Tierra Linda Middle School, Belmont City Council members, and San Carlos City Council members have all been working together for more than two years to try to solve the problem of traffic on Alameda de las Pulgas...

Traffic problems arise from Ralston Middle School opening

Traffic problems arise from Ralston Middle School opening

Melanie Hamaguchi, Staff Writer

September 17, 2013


Filed under News

Carlmont High School students face new traffic issues in the wake of the reopening of Ralston Middle School. Last Wednesday, Ralston Middle School reopened after a summer of campus construction. With more parents driving their children to school in the morning, the already busy Ralston Ave. has become...

Morning smog: traffic around Carlmont

Morning smog: traffic around Carlmont

January 25, 2013


Filed under As seen in print

Mornings at Carlmont are a nightmare. There are no two ways about it. The traffic is terrible. Space is limited in Carlmont parking lots. Only the first 100 seniors get to park in the senior lot, and things only get more difficult for juniors. Invariably, the senior lot fills, and students are forced...

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