An Early Shasta Christmas

A few years ago, I was reading a transcription of the diary of Royal Tyler Sprague (an Old Shasta pioneer and Freemason), and I thought his entries on Christmas 1850 in Shasta were worth noting: Dec 24, 1850: “This evening nearly every citizen of our little town seems determined on a general blow out, more […]

Elsewhere: New Article at Shasta Living Streets

I just posted a blog entry about the Parkview Avenue rightsizing project in Redding, California on the Shasta Living Streets website. Rightsizing is an increasing popular practice of reconfiguring streets with excess capacity to better serve their community. Some rightsized roadways have experienced a 29 percent reduction in all roadway crashes.