Voters Will Decide On $3 Bridge Toll Hike On June BallotThe Bay Area Toll Authority board has voted unanimously to add a measure to the June ballot that will ask voters to approve a $3 hike in tolls on all local bridges over 6 years.
Fewer Suicides On Golden Gate Bridge With Officer Patrols Officials say the number of people jumping to their deaths from the Golden Gate Bridge has decreased after the addition of five officers whose job is to spot suicidal people.
Engineers To Test Wind Impact On Golden Gate BridgeEngineers will have to do more wind testing on a model of the Golden Gate Bridge before the span is modified for a seismic upgrade project and a suicide barrier.
Daredevil Teens Who Climbed Golden Gate Bridge Agree To Plea DealTwo Wisconsin teens who took a video of their free-climb to the top of the Golden Gate Bridge in April have agreed to participate in a misdemeanor diversion program.
Imperial Star Destroyers Fly Over International Landmarks, Via Star Wars AppIn celebration of "Force Fridays II," the Star Wars mobile app will roll out a cool new feature that will bring major Star Wars starships to the skies above major international landmarks, like the Golden Gate Bridge.
Golden Gate Bridge Climbers Charged With TrespassingTwo teen daredevils who breached security fencing and then scaled the Golden Gate Bridge to make an illegal nocturnal climb on the iconic structure have been charged with trespassing.
Golden Gate Bridge District Sues Daredevil Climbers For TrespassingGolden Gate Bridge officials have sued two teenage daredevils who breached security fences to make an illegal nocturnal climb on the iconic structure in April.
Golden Gate Bridge Parking Lots Closed On Weekends Through Labor DayThe Golden Gate Bridge, Highway and Transportation District will prohibit private vehicle parking at the bridge’s north and south parking lots through Labor Day.
Minor Injuries After RV Hits Golden Gate Bridge Toll PlazaThe occupants of a recreational vehicle suffered minor injuries after the vehicle struck the toll plaza at the Golden Gate Bridge Wednesday afternoon, according to authorities.
Oakland Firm To Come Up With New Golden Gate Bridge Toll Plaza DesignAfter 80 years of service, the Golden Gate Bridge toll plaza could finally being go into retirement after the bridge authority voted to hire an Oakland-based engineering firm to design a new look.
Bay Area Runners Win 40th San Francisco MarathonTwo Bay Area residents, one from Marin County and one from the Peninsula, won the 40th annual San Francisco Marathon.
San Francisco Marathon Brings Increased Security MeasuresThis Sunday, 27,000 runners will take their marks for the 40th annual San Francisco Marathon, and city officials are taking security for the huge footrace seriously.