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8 West Oakland Construction Workers Robbed At Gunpoint

A crew renovating an Oakland apartment building was held up in the middle of the afternoon Monday.

02/11/2014

(CBS)

Oakland Construction Workers Robbed On Job Sites

Most of the robberies have targeted private contractors remodeling houses, but police have not determined whether the incidents were carried out by the same people, said Oakland Police Department spokeswoman Officer Johnna Watson.

08/01/2013

A view of the construction of the new 49ers stadium in Santa Clara. (SF 49ers)

49ers Santa Clara Stadium Taking Shape

Representatives for the San Francisco 49ers say they reached another milestone in their estimated $1.2 billion stadium project in Santa Clara. Workers now have installed half the steel beams that will form the backbone of the stadium.

09/25/2012

Artist rendering of the Oakland Control Tower (Oakland International airport website)

Oakland Airport Construction Halts After Congress Fails To Reauthorize FAA Spending

A $31 million construction project at Oakland International Airport was brought to a halt this week and thousands are being lost each day due to Congress’ inaction to reauthorize funding for the FAA.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–07/30/2011

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Brentwood Gas Leak Prompts Evacuations Before Capped

PG&E workers have capped a gas line in Brentwood that was broken earlier Friday morning by a construction crew, PG&E spokeswoman Brandi Ehlers said.

CBS San Francisco–11/12/2010