Day one of Burning Man in Nevada’s Black Rock Desert has turned into a bummer. A freak rainstorm has drenched the festival, forcing organizers to cancel events and lock out thousands of campers because of flooding and mud.
The alley is a two-block stretch of dirt, potholes and forgotten history — all of it owned by the City of San Jose.
Thunderstorms that swept across Southern California on Sunday led to the death of one person and caused mountain mudslides that stranded more than 2,000 others, authorities said.
Officials say a broken water pipe flooded parts of the UCLA campus has been shut off after releasing millions of gallons of water.
Water has been shut off after a burst pipe flooded a street in San Francisco Thursday morning.
Caltrans is blaming a group of metal thieves for flooding on Highway 87 during stormy weather Friday morning. The agency said thieves took copper wiring from a sump pump that was supposed to keep water off the road.
Governor Brown seems fairly confident about the safety of the eastern span of the Bay Bridge, some might say too confident given the unanswered questions about all the problems we’ve had with the new bridge.
Southbound lanes between Lincoln Way and Sloat Boulevard were shut down
Thursday morning’s wet weather was just a taste of what’s to come, as uncommonly dry conditions suddenly change to up to 7 inches of Bay Area rain in some locations.
A U.S. Highway 101 off-ramp near Mill Valley is closed because of high-tide flooding, according to the California Highway Patrol.