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.
Bay Area transportation officials may soon take another look at the idea of building a new tunnel or bridge across the bay.
It cost $1 million to repair a 10-inch crack in a San Mateo Bridge beam. And the Bay Area Toll Authority tells the San Mateo Times the price tag could climb.
Tolls on Bay Area bridges have increased today.