Audio Tour: The Worst Road in Wine Country

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Decaying infrastructure on roads and bridges is a problem that plagues municipalities across the country. And the potholes only get worse in the winter months. In bucolic Sonoma County, a California destination for wine-loving tourists from all over the world, a transportation blog called the Road Warrior holds a poll each year for the worst of the roads. KALW sent reporter Lindsey Lee Keel for a drive on that road to find the balance between shrinking county budgets and bumpy country roads.