California Department of Transportation

A pickup truck that fell into a collapsed section of Interstate 10 in Desert Center, Calif., near the Arizona border. CHIEF PEMBERTON/CAL FIRE RIVERSIDE

Inspectors Find Erosion Under More California Bridges After SoCal I-10 Collapse

Inspectors have found erosion under two other highway bridges near the span that collapse and construction crews are working to reinforce them.

07/21/2015

A worker stands near rows of bolts that hold a steel sheath on a column of the newly constructed eastern span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

$500,000 Panel Of Experts Assembled To Design Testing Plan For For Bay Bridge Bolts, Rods

12 internationally-renowned experts have been assembled at a cost of $500,000 to help design a plan for further rod testing on the Bay Bridge.

06/05/2015

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Caltrans Work On Highway 37 In Solano County Done Ahead Of Schedule; Reopens Saturday Night

Caltrans reported that paving work on Highway 37 is going so well it will reopen in both directions by 10 p.m., Saturday night.

09/20/2014

A Caltrans employee escorts members of the media by the the new Bay Bridge Self-Anchored Suspension (SAS) tower on August 30, 2013 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Report Concludes Caltrans Is Stuck In Past, Needs Major Overhaul

A new report commissioned by California’s top transportation officials concludes that the state department in charge of highway planning and construction needs a major overhaul.

01/30/2014

Landslide Damage on California Highway 1 (CBS)

Caltrans Reopens Highway 1 South Of Big Sur

Motorists and bicyclists can now travel the Pacific Coast Highway between Cambria and Carmel for the first time in nearly three months.

CBS San Francisco–06/09/2011