Bay Bridge

A crew member extinguishes a fire that broke out underneath a rubber expansion joint on the Bay Bridge. (CHP)

Bay Bridge Fires Likely Caused By Maintenance Road Flares, Caltrans Says

Road flares left by maintenance crews are the likely cause of two fires in an expansion joint on the new eastern span of the Bay Bridge, a Caltrans spokeswoman said Wednesday.

07/15/2015

A crew member extinguishes a fire that broke out underneath a rubber expansion joint on the Bay Bridge. (CHP)

Rubber Expansion Joint Catches Fire On Bay Bridge

A rubber expansion joint caught fire on the eastern span of the Bay Bridge Wednesday afternoon, according to the California Highway Patrol.

07/15/2015

A group of people watch the grand lighting of the Bay Lights art installation on the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge on March 5, 2013 in San Francisco, California. Designed by artist Leo Villareal, the Bay Lights is the world's largest LED light sculpture, spanning 1.8 miles long and 500 feet high with 25,000 individual LED lights. The installation will be on display daily from dusk to 2 a.m. for the next two years (Stephen Lam/Getty Images)

Maintenance Contract Approved For Permanent Return Of Bay Lights

A maintenance contract approved Wednesday should keep the popular Bay Lights art installation on the western span of the Bay Bridge twinkling well into the next decade.

07/08/2015

(CBS SF)

3-Car Bay Bridge Crash, Car Fire Causes Major Delays

Traffic on the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge is at a crawl Wednesday morning due to an injury crash involving at least three vehicles.

07/08/2015

Workers overlook the base of the Bay Bridge on May 18, 2015 in San Francisco, California. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

More Cracks Found In Rods On New Bay Bridge, Integrity Of 400 Remaining Fasteners Called Into Question

Engineers say the rods may need to be repaired or replaced if the problem is found to be widespread.

06/24/2015

A worker stands near rows of bolts that hold a steel sheath on a column of the newly constructed eastern span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

$500,000 Panel Of Experts Assembled To Design Testing Plan For For Bay Bridge Bolts, Rods

12 internationally-renowned experts have been assembled at a cost of $500,000 to help design a plan for further rod testing on the Bay Bridge.

06/05/2015

These early risers came to Audio Nightclub in San Francisco's SoMa to dance as the sun rises at a morning rave party called 'Daybreaker', which had its first anniversary. (photo credit: Jeffrey Schaub)

San Francisco’s Substance-Free Morning Rave, ‘Daybreaker’, Turns One

San Francisco’s ‘Daybreaker’ party is a morning rave for people who want to dance during sunrise and without substances. KCBS’ Jeffrey Schaub checked out the event, which celebrated its first anniversary.

06/02/2015

The self-anchored suspension (SAS) tower of the new eastern span of the San Francisco Oakland Bay Bridge on August 30, 2013 in Emeryville, California. After nearly 12 years of construction and an estimated price tag of $6.4 billion, the new eastern span of the Bay Bridge will open to traffic a day ahead of schedule. The bridge will be the world's tallest SAS tower once completed. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Caltrans Says 99 Percent Of Anchor Rods In Bay Bridge Tower Passed Stress Test

Anchor rods in the tower of the Bay Bridge’s new eastern span are not broken and 99 percent can withstand a major earthquake, Caltrans officials announced Wednesday.

05/27/2015

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - AUGUST 26:  A worker walks on the bike path next to the new Bay Bridge Self-Anchored Suspension (SAS) tower on August 26, 2013 in San Francisco, California. After nearly 12 years of construction and an estimated price tag of $6.4 billion, the new eastern span of the Bay Bridge is set to open on September 3. The bridge will be the world's tallest Self-Anchored Suspension (SAS) tower once completed.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

2 Men Allegedly Caught Stealing Copper Wire From Bay Bridge Bike Path

The California Highway Patrol arrested two people Wednesday who were allegedly caught in the act of stealing copper wire from along the Bay Bridge bike path.

05/27/2015

A surveillance photo shows a tan or grey 1995-97 Chevrolet Blazer traveling westbound on I-80 at 8:37 p.m. (California Highway Patrol)

Girl Seen Struggling In SUV At Bay Bridge Toll Plaza Found Safe

A young girl trying to break up a fight between a driver and passenger in an SUV going through the Bay Bridge toll plaza last Saturday has been found safe.

05/27/2015

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