Tree Creates Traffic Problems
Sonora, CA – Two trees will cause road closures on Stewart Street in Sonora.
As previously reported, a huge evergreen tree that came crashing down in the height of last week’s wintry storm will shut down South Stewart Street all day Thursday, December 18.
City officials report another hazardous tree will close down North Stewart Street as well tomorrow. An emergency Encroachment Permit has been given to Joe Cover & Sons to remove a hazard tree at 171 N. Stewart Street. The roadway will be closed between Cowan and Elkin Streets will be closed Thursday from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
A crane will be used to remove a large cedar tree forcing the city to block the roadway.