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California Earthquake generic

Report Says Active Earthquake Fault Running Through Site Of Hollywood’s Largest Planned Development

The project includes 39-story and 35-story skyscrapers that would dwarf existing buildings.

11/06/2014

Crews dig for the body of a man killed at a Milpitas construction site. (CBS)

Arrest Made In Milpitas Accident Where Construction Worker Was Buried Alive

Authorities have arrested the CEO of a construction company in the death of a carpenter who was buried alive by a dirt wall at a Milpitas’ construction site.

11/04/2014

(CBS SF)

Fire Destroys 2 Pleasanton Homes Under Construction

A one-alarm fire at Valley and Bernal avenues in Pleasanton destroyed two homes under construction in a new subdivision Tuesday morning and damaged two others, according to fire officials.

11/04/2014

Petaluma police are investigating the theft of an excavator from a construction site. (Source: Petaluma Police)

Neighbors Watch As $40K Caterpillar Excavator Stolen From Petaluma Construction Site

Petaluma police said today they are investigating the recent theft of a $40,000 excavator from a construction site.

11/03/2014

Bay Bridge Steel Plates

Steel Plates On Roadway Slow Bay Bridge Commute To A Crawl

Commuters who factored in the usual lighter traffic across the Bay Bridge this Friday likely found themselves turning up late to work after a painfully slow commute from the East Bay.

10/17/2014

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BART Bridge Connects Rail Line To Future In Santa Clara County For The First Time

Bay Area Rapid Transit crews put the finishing touches of a bridge that will connect its past with the future. The bridge in Fremont will lead BART into Santa Clara County for the first time.

10/02/2014

(CBS)

Construction Mishap Ruptures Gas Line In Antioch Forcing Evacuations

Homes were evacuated in Antioch Sunday morning after a construction crew mishap caused a gas leak.

09/28/2014

Proposed Transbay Terminal in San Francisco. (Transbay Powers Authority)

Transbay Terminal Dispute Between City, Developers Could Drag Out

It started out as a replacement for an old bus station. But it morphed into one of the biggest transit projects in America, complete with towering high-rises, an underground train station, breathtaking lobbies, even a rooftop park.

09/24/2014

The proposed Transbay Tower, which would be the tallest building in San Francisco (Transbay Transit Center)

Disagreement Over Tax May Derail San Francisco Transbay Terminal Deal

A deal between the city of San Francisco and developers building the new Transbay Terminal has become unraveled, opening the possibility for legal action by developers, and leaving the future of a $2.6 billion Caltrain extension to Downtown uncertain.

09/23/2014

(San Francisco County Transportation Authority)

First Day Of Folsom Street Off-Ramp Closure Runs Smoothly For SF Bay Bridge Commuters

The morning commute into San Francisco has gone smoothly so far Tuesday following the overnight closure of a major off-ramp from the Bay Bridge into the city.

09/23/2014

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