Bay Area Traffic

Caltrans Apologizes For Traffic Snarl Caused By Caldecott Tunnel Electrical GlitchCaltrans apologized for a power outage that caused major backups at the Caldecott Tunnel Monday morning, because of an inability to switch the middle bore to westbound traffic. Workers were testing the new system out when they tripped a circuit that caused the glitch.
SF Market Street To Get $700K Re-Paving Job; 1st In 30 YearsThe stretch of San Francisco’s Market Street from 6th Street to Van Ness Avenue is getting re-paved this weekend starting Friday night.
Traffic Fatalities, DUI Arrests Up In Bay Area This Holiday WeekendAt least seven people have been killed in traffic collisions on Northern California freeways this holiday weekend and 159 arrested for driving under the influence. Those numbers are up from 2011.
Caltrans: Dumbarton Bridge On Schedule To Reopen On TimeCaltrans officials say they are still on schedule to reopen the Dumbarton Bridge in time for the Tuesday morning commute after being closed Memorial Day Weekend.
Toll Lanes To Ease Silicon Valley Traffic CongestionCommuters in Silicon Valley could see congestion relief by the end of next month when VTA turns carpool lanes connecting highways 880 and 237 into toll lanes.