Traffic study of country club plan criticized

Feb 22, 2014 Full story: Las Cruces Sun-News

Vehicles wait at the intersection of North Main Street and Camino del Rex, which would be the primary road access in and out of a proposed medical campus.

Full Story
Mojo

Las Cruces, NM

#1 Feb 22, 2014
Why would they make the entrance off of a residential street? The old golf course entrance is off of Main Street. There is no reason the flow of traffic should not come in and out off of Main and Solano. Adjusting the existing light and lanes where El Camino Real comes out and also adding another at the crossroad where the Dairy Queen is to ease congestion and possible accidents during lunch breaks is going to be necessary for safety.

Since Apodaca park has peak visitors at times that will be almost opposite the peak traffic times in and out of the new development, it should be obvious to redesign the park entrance to work with the medical center entrance//exit.

It has been along time waiting for the southbound lanes of traffic after Main Street crosses over the walking path to finish making the ambiguous right hand "emergency" lane into an official right hand turn lane for all the businesses along that stretch of road.

Flow and volume of traffic from the Solano/Main St. intersection cannot tolerate another driveway or entrance any closer to the intersection than already exist. It is imperative that the lanes allow for merging and lane changes from that southern intersection in the lanes going North on Main.
Elsie YesSir

Las Cruces, NM

#2 Feb 23, 2014
There is one thing you can be sure of: Our elected officials will screw it up royally.

Tell me when this thread is updated:

Subscribe Now Add to my Tracker

Add your comments below

Characters left: 4000

Please note by submitting this form you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

Hatch Discussions

Title Updated Last By Comments
Columbus man pleads guilty in human trafficking (Mar '14) 7 hr concerned citizen 16
Martinez prefers to stick to issues (Jun '10) 10 hr really 6,182
Messianic Jews say they are persecuted in Israel (Jun '08) Wed JOEL 70,615
white cops.... Tue Misery 2
Gang problems in Las Cruces (Sep '07) Tue Jack 173
COMMENTARY: Bulldawgs push Mayfield in feisty r... Mon LOL oh EL 5
Las Cruces City Attorney is Dangerous needs to ... Nov 24 Ex- El Paso Resid... 3
Hatch Dating
Find my Match

Hatch People Search

Addresses and phone numbers for FREE

Hatch News, Events & Info

Click for news, events and info in Hatch

Personal Finance

Mortgages [ See current mortgage rates ]

NFL Latest News

Updated 11:36 am PST

NBC Sports11:36AM
No practice for Larry Fitzgerald on Wednesday
Yahoo! Sports 4:12 PM
Moore makes comeback from life-threatening injury
NBC Sports 4:37 PM
Cardinals look to revive offense against Falcons - NBC Sports
Yahoo! Sports 4:50 PM
Week 13 Rankings
Bleacher Report 9:49 PM
Breaking Down Denver's Game Plan vs. KC