Alerts for traffic incidents and Scott Road flooding

You’re invited to join in testing email and text-message alerts at These alerts, a service for site members, tell you when Scott Road is flooded (and when it reopens) and when there’s an incident on the roads we drive to and from Rancho Murieta. Click here for more information.

A winter afternoon on Lake Calero

Lake Calero

Tuesday afternoon brought Lake Calero the best of a winter day here – chilly breezes (temperatures in the 40s!), piles of clouds dragged across the sky, warm yellow sunshine, and a gull wheeling overhead. (Click to enlarge photo)

Burglary report prompts patrol cars, copter

The helicopter booming over Murieta North and patrol cars racing up Murieta Parkway around 9 p.m. Monday were due to the report of a possible burglary on Venado Drive. It turned out to be a false alarm. Security Chief Jeff Werblun said a resident reported seeing a silhouette inside her house when she came home and lights were on. Multiple sheriff's cars raced into the community and the sheriff's helicopter circled for 15 minutes before the home was entered by authorities and checked.

Truck in driveway damaged in hit-and-run


The pickup was struck with such force that it was driven off the driveway. (Click for larger image)

A pickup truck in a driveway on Camino Del Sol Drive was hit Monday morning by a driver who fled the scene. Witnesses describe the fleeing vehicle as a dark SUV-type that headed down Camino Del Sol toward Ventana Drive. Read more »

Security logs, Jan. 23-31

Here are Rancho Murieta's complete Security logs for Jan. 23-31, as released to the public. CSD Security edits the logs to remove names and specific addresses before releasing the information. Read more »

Alternate Shot on a beautiful January day

Posted by Rancho Murieta Women's Golf Club
Our foursome led the pack of 48 women on Hole #1 on the North for our Alternate Shot tournament on a beautiful green-flag January 29th. We swore we heard the bugle sound — were those foxes right in front of us preparing for the hunt? No, just two men. More foxes in front of them? No, just a fivesome of men. We “foxhounds” were restless. Opting to enjoy the camaraderie, we had time to have snacks, swap stories, and eventually hit a ball. Read more »


Scott Road is Open  
Deer Creek levels

Currently 4 traffic incidents on Murieta commuter roads

  • 5:03 PM
    Traffic Collision-(1141 en route)
    Sr51 South US50 East connector / Sr99 North US50 East connector
  • 5:00 PM
    Traffic Collision-(1141 en route)
    US50 East / US50 East SR51 North connector
  • 4:49 PM
    Traffic Collision-(1141 en route)
    US50 East / just west of Folsom Blvd
  • 4:47 PM
    Traffic Collision-(1141 en route)
    US50 East / just west of Folsom Blvd

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