Crow Canyon sound wall noise mitigation project begins Comments on Stories, posted by Editor, Danville Weekly Online, on Jan 11, 2013 at 6:56 am
Danville residents living near Crow Canyon Road can expect to get some relief from traffic noise generated by the busy arterial street as crews begin the installation of sound walls along the north side of Crow Canyon Road, near the Crow Canyon Country Club residential development.
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Posted by MCL, a resident of the San Ramon neighborhood, on Jan 15, 2013 at 7:02 am
They don't really work. Something has to absorb the sound, the walls merely cause the sound to ricochet, and even can make it worse. When they walled the 680 corridor one friend living a couple blocks away (in San Ramon) stated that it was even noisier after they were installed.
Posted by peggy, a resident of the Alamo neighborhood, on Jan 16, 2013 at 5:33 pm
Sound walls help those who need it most: those living nearest the traffic. If you were living with the noise, you would have a different opinion than those who just drive by and miss the trees. Get real.