Sunrise Blvd. meets Sunset Ave. Fair Oaks, CA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member FolsomNatural
N 38° 39.167 W 121° 16.333
10S E 650345 N 4279662
Quick Description: Sunrise Boulevard meets Sunset Avenue in Fair Oaks, California.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 5/6/2012 11:54:43 AM
Waymark Code: WMEC98
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member woolsox
Views: 10

Long Description:
Sunrise Boulevard is a major North-South thoroughfare crossing the American River just East of Sacramento. Sunrise Boulevard meets Sunset Avenue in the town of Fair Oaks.

According to Wikipedia:
The community (of Fair Oaks) began as part of the 1844 Rancho San Juan Mexican land grant. In 1895, Brevet Brigadier General Charles Henry Howard and James W. Wilson of the Howard-Wilson Publishing Company of Chicago acquired rights to present Fair Oaks community, then primarily covered by citrus farms, from California Senator Frederick K. Cox and businessman Crawford W. Clarke. The Howard-Wilson company surveyed and mapped the land and began to promote Fair Oaks as one of their “Sunset Colonies.

There are other famous Sunrise Boulevards in Long Beach California snd Fort Lauderdale, Florida.
Type of intersection name: Opposites

City: Fair Oaks, California 95628

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