Crews

A PG&E utility truck.  (CBS)

Storm Forces PG&E To Utilize ‘War Room’ Operations Center To Direct Crews Restoring Power

PG&E officials hunkered down in the utility company’s “war room” directed crews working around the clock to restore power to customers cut off by this weekend’s powerful storm that brought down trees and power lines around the Bay Area.

02/08/2015

A PG&E utility truck.  (CBS)

Tree Branches Trimmed In East Bay Before Windy, Rainy Storm

PG&E crews trimmed tree branches in Orinda in the hope of avoiding power outages during a storm entering the Bay Area over Thursday night.

02/05/2015

Storm drain (Wikipedia)

San Francisco Crews Prepare For Incoming Storm By Clearing Out Drains

Crews in San Francisco were busy clearing storm drains in preparation for an incoming storm Thursday.

02/05/2015

A family looks on as crews work on a massive sinkhole in San Francisco's Richmond District. (Megan Goldsby/CBS)

Massive Sinkhole In San Francisco’s Richmond District Becomes Its Own ‘Attraction’

Plenty of onlookers are snapping photos and one teacher even brought his science class to the sinkhole at Sixth Avenue and Lake Street in San Francisco.

12/04/2014

Police Car, light, siren, generic

Rescue Crews Work To Pull Driver From Vehicle Over Embankment In Rural Alameda County

Rescue crews are working to pull a driver from a vehicle that went over an embankment off of a rural Alameda County road Tuesday afternoon, San Ramon Valley fire officials said.

12/02/2014

A map shows newly-installed steel plates on the upper deck of the Bay Bridge caused speeds to slow significantly. (CBS)

Caltrans Suspends Bay Bridge Construction Project After Metal Plates Cause Commute Chaos

Caltrans officials have decided to suspend a big construction project on the Bay Bridge after metal plates used to secure the area caused major traffic issues on the span last week.

10/19/2014

Ida Rothschild

Search Crews Look For 9-Year-Old Girl Who Wandered From Marin County Park

Marin County Sheriff’s Office officials are searching Samuel P. Taylor State Park in Marin County Friday night for a 9-year-old New Mexico girl who disappeared Friday afternoon.

06/13/2014

(CBS)

Fremont Fire Crews Put Out Grass Fire After 1-Hour Battle

Fire crews have extinguished a one-alarm grass fire in Fremont, according to an Alameda County Fire Department dispatcher.

06/08/2014

Coast Guard crews searched for a stranded boater after a ship capsized near the Golden Gate Bridge. (CBS)

Rescue Crews Search For People Possibly In Water After Boat Mishap Near Golden Gate Bridge

Rescue crews were searching for people who may be in the water near the Golden Gate Bridge after a boat mishap in the Bay early Monday morning, according to the U.S. Coast Guard.

06/02/2014

SJFD

Mayor Says Cash-Strapped San Jose Can Improve Fire Response By Downsizing Crews

Right now, San Jose Fire shows up with four people on each engine, and it doesn’t matter whether it’s a huge blaze or a minor medical call. But with a tight budget, Reed said it’s time to rethink four-man teams.

05/14/2014

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