Caldecott Tunnel

Commuters Escape Fire Following In Crash Caldecott TunnelOne eastbound bore of the Caldecott Tunnel was closed for the early portion of the commute Monday morning after a collision between two vehicles sent smoke billowing from the far right bore.
2 Arrested After Pursuit, Crash On Highway 24 Near Caldecott TunnelTwo suspects were taken into custody after leading authorities on a pursuit on state Highway 24 and then colliding with two other motorists just west of the Caldecott Tunnel in Oakland Monday afternoon, a Contra Costa County sheriff’s spokesman said.
Injury Crash Blocks Lanes Of Highway 24 During Morning CommuteA crash between a big-rig and pickup truck briefly blocked lanes of westbound state Highway 24 in Orinda during the morning commute Tuesday.
1st Commute Runs Smoothly Through New Caldecott Tunnel Bore It was a smooth ride for commuters Monday morning on the first weekday since the Caldecott Tunnel’s fourth bore opened over the weekend.
4th Bore Of Caldecott Tunnel Opens To MotoristsThe new westbound fourth bore of the Caldecott Tunnel in Orinda has officially opened to the public Saturday morning.
4th Bore Of Caldecott Tunnel To Open As Soon As Saturday MorningThe new fourth bore of the Caldecott Tunnel will open by Saturday morning, a Caltrans director said Friday.
Caldecott Tunnel Bore Reopens Following Car FireTraffic was flowing normally through the Caldecott Tunnel after a car fire in the tunnel’s first bore Friday morning filled the tunnel with smoke, prompted the evacuation of dozens of motorists and passengers and sent eight people to the hospital.
Caltrans Apologizes For Traffic Snarl Caused By Caldecott Tunnel Electrical GlitchCaltrans apologized for a power outage that caused major backups at the Caldecott Tunnel Monday morning, because of an inability to switch the middle bore to westbound traffic. Workers were testing the new system out when they tripped a circuit that caused the glitch.
Caldecott Tunnel Fourth Bore Boasts High-Tech Safety FeaturesThe new Fourth bore of the Caldecott Tunnel will have several escape routes for commuters in the event of a major emergency.
Caldecott Tunnel 4th Bore Project Reaches MilestoneThe Caldecott Tunnel Fourth Bore Project marked a significant milestone Tuesday afternoon when crews tunneling from its east and west sides broke through to meet in the middle.
Sen. Boxer Touts Federal Transportation Bill In Bay AreaHer proposal would maintain the current levels for the Transportation Trust Fund for the next two years.
Good Question: What’s Going On With The Caldecott Tunnel Project?Commuters in the East Bay are counting the days until this project is finished. James Perrin asked this Good Question: What’s going on with the Caldecott Tunnel project?