Monthly Archives: March 2008

Will new stop light worsen Highway 3 backups?

The in basket: Larry Hilberg of Faulkner Road in North Kitsap was not gladdened to read of plans for a stop signal at Highway 3 and Big Valley Road just south of Faulkner in the Dec. 10 Road Warrior.
Large trucks already create delays as they make the climb from Big Valley Road going south, he said. On one recent day he followed such a truck, he wrote, “by the time it got half-way up the hill, it had 10 cars behind it.
” What will it be like when they have to stop at the bottom of the hill?” he asked.

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