The recent completion of the construction on the 805 freeway failed to deliver traffic congestion relief for the work commute. In fact, 805 traffic seems to have taken a turn for the worst. And the state of the economy leaves little hope for the allocation of funds for improvements or additions to highways in the near future.. Morning and evening traffic jams can test the patience of even the most tolerant driver.
Frustration and "Road Rage" can often play a role in traffic accidents and confrontations. Aggressive driving is quickly becoming routine in San Diego. It is important to remember that driving is a privilege and not a right. Courtesy and patience to fellow drivers helps to ensure safe passage for all of San Diego's drivers.
As the weather heats up in the coming months San Diegans may see an increase in traffic congestion as summer traveling and activity begins. Increased daylight hours for evening commuters will be a welcomed change and help to improve visibility. Drivers can limit travel stress by planning routes, checking traffic conditions before departing and allowing more time for travel..