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SAFE Issue#10 - Alameda - Santa Cruz “Y” Intersection
A critical point is at the “Y” intersection of Santa Cruz and the beginning of Alameda de las Pulgas. This intersection is unacceptably dangerous for cyclists, pedestrians, motorists, and those residents that have driveways there.
-- This Video shows a proposal for the removal of the dangerous short 3rd NB lane.
-- This Video shows the dangers for residents along the SantaCruz "Y" slip lane.
-- This Video shows an issue with the 3rd NB SCA lane being kept as nearly always Green light.
The Santa Cruz/Alameda Y interesection is one of the most complex and dangerous intersections in San Mateo County.
Below is an interactive before/after view of option 10.5 which substatially narrows the intersection. Areas in brown could be greenery or other taffic calming features - these areas are gained by the redesign.