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Highway 92 - San Mateo-Hayward Bridge (CBS)

Overturned Car Blocks Eastbound San Mateo Bridge Traffic

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.

10/17/2012

Dumbarton Bridge. (Samuel Wantman)

Caltrans Reminds Motorists About Dumbarton Bridge Closure

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.

05/11/2012

Construction work at the San Francisco Doyle Drive replacement project. (CBS)

Scramble To Fund New Doyle Drive Golden Gate Bridge Approach

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.

02/06/2012

Doyle Drive (CBS)

Temporary SF Doyle Drive Bypass Nears Completion

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.

01/27/2012

A crane begins hoisting the final section of the new Bay Bridge suspension span, October 28, 2011. (CBS)

California Senate Panel Challenges Caltrans On Bridge Safety

Lawmakers are asking if California’s bridges are safe after a state engineer was accused of falsifying tests on three construction projects.

11/22/2011

Hetch Hetchy Reservoir (NPS)

1 Dead, 1 Missing After Being Swept Off Yosemite Bridge

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.

CBS San Francisco–06/30/2011

Golden Gate Bridge

West Sidewalk On Golden Gate Bridge To Close For Retrofitting

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.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–05/30/2011

5th Avenue Improvement Project (www.i880corridor.com)

880 Oakland Bridge Project A Noisy Necessity

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.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–01/06/2011

Approximate location of what could be a new bridge south of the Bay Bridge and north of the San Mateo-Hayward Bridge. (CBS/NASA)

Committee Approves Study For New Bay Crossing

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.

CBS San Francisco–11/10/2010

Approximate location of what could be a new bridge south of the Bay Bridge and north of the San Mateo-Hayward Bridge. (CBS/NASA)

New East Bay-Peninsula Crossing Getting Another Look

Bay Area transportation officials may soon take another look at the idea of building a new tunnel or bridge across the bay.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–11/09/2010

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