Caltrans: Rising Waters From Climate Change Will Endanger Bay Area Freeways A new Caltrans study released Wednesday revealed the havoc rising water levels in the San Francisco Bay caused by climate change could create on Bay Area roadways.
Manslaughter, DUI Charges In Deadly Bay Bridge Toll Plaza CrashDaniel Berk, 32, was charged on Monday in connection with the death of Caltrans toll collector Si Si Han, 46, of San Lorenzo, on Dec. 2.
Fatal Bay Bridge Toll Booth Crash Renews Calls To End Cash TollsThe death of a Bay Bridge toll taker over the weekend after a truck smashed into her toll booth has prompted new calls to finally do away with cash tolls on the bridge.
Three Bay Bridge Toll Booths Damaged In Horrific Crash Have ReopenedA toll booth heavily damaged in a horrific fatal weekend crash remained closed Monday, but three others were repaired overnight adverting a nightmare morning commute for workers headed to their jobs in San Francisco.
Damaged Toll Booths May Not Be Reopened By Monday Commute Caltrans officials issued a warning to Monday commuters who use the Bay Bridge, the four toll booths heavily damaged in a deadly weekend crash may not be repaired and reopened in time for the morning rush hour.
Truck Slams Into Bay Bridge Toll Booth, Killing Attendant; Driver Suspected of DUIA 46-year-old toll booth worker was killed and several people were injured when a westbound box truck smashed into a toll booth on the Oakland side of the Bay Bridge early Saturday morning.
Demolition of Old Bay Bridge Completed After Short Delay for Interloping SealCaltrans completed the process of demolishing the remaining foundations of the old east span of the Bay Bridge on Saturday with the implosions of the last two remaining piers.
Caltrans Implodes 3 of 5 Old Bay Bridge Concrete PiersThis is the fifth implosion to occur in the demolition of the old Bay Bridge's 13 concrete piers. The next demolition is scheduled for Nov. 11.
Caltrans Continues Implosions of Old Bay Bridge Foundations with Removal of Piers E9 and E10Removal of Piers E9 and E10 was the third of six scheduled events that will see the last of the foundations gone by mid-November.
Homicide Suspect Shot Dead In Emeryville I-80 Police StandoffA man who led Richmond police on chase onto busy Highway 80 in the East Bay was shot during a tense freeway standoff with police that had halted traffic in both directions of the busy freeway for nearly hour.
Bay Area Traffic Congestion Hits Record For 4th Straight YearFor a fourth straight year, Bay Area traffic congestion has reached record levels in a study done by the Metropolitan Transportation Commission.
Pedestrian Killed Wandering On 80 Near Bay BridgeA person walking on eastbound Interstate Highway 80 just west of the Fourth Street off-ramp was struck and killed in a traffic collision early Tuesday