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Demolition

A view of ongoing the demolition of the old Bay Bridge. (CBS)

After Months Of Delay, Demolition Of Old Bay Bridge Span Begins

After two months of delay, demolition of the 1930s-era eastern span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge began on Tuesday.

11/12/2013

Power Plant Demolition

Spectator’s Leg Severed By Shrapnel At Demolition Of Bakersfield Power Plant

One man had his leg severed Saturday and four others were also injured as shrapnel from the demolition of a power plant flew into a crowd of more than 1,000 spectators that had gathered in Bakersfield to watch it come down.

08/03/2013

Crews demolished the CineArts Pleasant Hill dome movie theater on May 8, 2013. (CBS)

Cinema Buffs Hope To Save San Jose Dome Theatres

The demolition Wednesday of the CinéArts dome theater in Pleasant Hill has raised concern among movie buffs and preservationists that three historic San Jose cinemas could soon face the wrecking ball.

05/09/2013

Catwalks hang over a section of the newly constructed eastern span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Demolition Of Old Bay Bridge To Take Years

While the new eastern span of the Bay Bridge will open to traffic in September, the work needed to take down the old roadway is expected to take years. Environmental restrictions mean the structure will have to be carefully taken apart in sections.

03/13/2013

Sean Penn's Charity To Help Demolish Haiti's Palace

Sean Penn’s Charity To Help Demolish Haiti’s Palace

The nonprofit aid group founded by former Bay Area resident, Sean Penn in the aftermath of Haiti’s deadly 2010 earthquake will oversee demolition…

08/22/2012

BART train (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

BART To San Jose Reaches Milestone As Demolition Begins

Construction on the future BART line to San Jose took a big step forward Thursday when crews began demolishing five vacant industrial buildings east of the Flea Market.

07/20/2012

A real estate photo of 333 Belvedere Avenue. (Multiple Listing Service)

Marin Couple Buys, Demolishes Neighbor’s Home To Improve View

A Marin county couple spent more than $4 Million to land a prime piece of real estate, only to level the five bedroom estate and turn the lot into a garden.

06/25/2012

Larkspur Ferry

Golden Gate Bus, Ferry Service Modified For Doyle Drive Closure

Transbay buses across the Golden Gate Bridge will follow modified routes, and ferries between Marin and San Francisco will run more frequently, during the upcoming weekend closure of Doyle Drive.

04/26/2012

Catwalks hang over a section of the newly constructed eastern span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Demolition Of Old Bay Bridge To Take Longer Than Expected

The demolition of the old portion of the eastern span of the Bay Bridge is going to take several years longer than was originally estimated.

01/31/2012

San Francisco Sherriff Michael Hennessey (Photo courtesy San Franicisco Chronicle)

Outgoing San Francisco Sheriff Hennessey Oversees Demolition Of San Bruno Jail

San Francisco’s outgoing sheriff is set to end his tenure on a fitting note.

01/04/2012

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