The man convicted of killing two people at a San Francisco Bay area toll plaza says he doesn’t care if he gets the death penalty or life in prison and has suggested jurors deciding his fate flip a coin.
An overturned vehicle is blocking the left two lanes of eastbound traffic on the San Mateo Bridge Wednesday morning, according to the California Highway Patrol.
The Dumbarton Bridge will be closed to traffic Memorial Day weekend to allow Caltrans and its contractor to significantly advance seismic retrofit work on the bridge, according to bridge officials.
The $1.1 billion project to replace San Francisco’s dangerous approach to the Golden Gate Bridge could face another delay, as leaders scramble to line up funding.
Drivers will be given a month’s notice before the closure, and after that traffic will be moved permanently off of Doyle Drive and onto a new bridge, a new tunnel, and a new, temporary detour.
Lawmakers are asking if California’s bridges are safe after a state engineer was accused of falsifying tests on three construction projects.
Officials at Yosemite National Park say one hiker is dead and another is presumed dead after the two were swept over a bridge into a reservoir while returning from a backpacking trip.
The entire length of a Golden Gate Bridge sidewalk will close for several months starting Tuesday for a retrofitting construction project, bridge district officials said.
A $130 million replacement of the rickety 5th Avenue bridge in central Oakland may be loud and dusty, but at age 60-plus, it’s more than necessary.
The Bay Area Toll Authority’s oversight committee voted today to spend up to $400,000 to conduct another study about the possibility of building a new bridge across the San Francisco Bay between the East Bay and the Peninsula.