Derek Moore at The Press Democrat: Traffic roundabouts can get some in Sonoma County wound up

…few issues spark more controversy around these parts than roundabouts, with Cotati voters going so far as to ban them last November, likely making the city the first in the nation — maybe even the world — to take that extraordinary step.

"I’m sad to say that’s true to the best of my knowledge," said Cotati Mayor Mark Landman, who opposed the ballot measure that led to the ban.