Golden Gate Bridge

The southern portal of the Waldo Tunnel in Marin County. (Edward Betts/Wikimedia Commons)

Should The Golden Gate’s Waldo Tunnel Be Renamed After Robin Williams?

A petition is underway to rename the iconic tunnels north of the Golden Gate Bridge after the late actor/comedian and Marin County resident.

08/15/2014

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Possible Golden Gate Bridge District Strike Would Cripple Commute

The Bay Area is bracing for the possibility for another commute-crippling transit strike, this time involving workers with the Golden Gate Bridge District.

08/11/2014

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Golden Gate Bridge Workers Hold First Meeting With District Management Since Union Authorized Strike

Representatives of a 13-union coalition of Golden Gate Bridge workers urged the transportation district board on Friday to give them a fair contract.

08/08/2014

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Golden Gate Transit District Unions Authorize Strike

A coalition of 13 of Gate Bridge, Highway and Transportation District workers’ unions has unanimously voted to authorize a strike, though no date has been announced as both sides continue talks.

08/05/2014

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Good Samaritan Helps Rescue 6 After Canoe Capsizes Near Golden Gate Bridge

Six people were saved with the help of a good Samaritan after their canoe capsized near the Golden Gate Bridge Saturday afternoon.

08/02/2014

Cars pass through the Golden Gate Bridge toll plaza. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Repairs Expected To Slow Down Golden Gate Bridge Traffic This Weekend

Anybody headed north over the Golden Gate Bridge beginning at 9 p.m. Friday had better be prepared for a possible slowdown. Commuters will run into repair work being done to the iconic toll plaza.

08/01/2014

Authorities said a man stopped this U-Haul truck and trailer on the Golden Gate Bridge on July 18, 2014. (CBS)

Man Accused Of Blocking Golden Gate Bridge With U-Haul Truck, Trailer During Afternoon Commute

A San Rafael man driving a U-Haul truck and trailer allegedly stopped his vehicle on the Golden Gate Bridge Friday afternoon, blocking several lanes, and then attempted to escape on his bicycle, according to the California Highway Patrol.

07/19/2014

Golden Gate Transit bus

Golden Gate Transit Fares Going Up

Golden Gate Ferry and Golden Gate Transit regional bus fares are increasing 5 percent on Tuesday.

06/30/2014

Relatives of people who committed suicide are present as Golden Gate Bridge District officials approve a $76 million suicide prevention barrier for the iconic bridge's span. (photo credit: Holly Quan)

Golden Gate Bridge Officials Approve $76 Million Suicide Barrier

The Golden Gate Bridge is a big step closer to getting a suicide barrier after bridge officials approved a $76 million funding package for a net system that would prevent people from jumping to their deaths.

06/27/2014

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Golden Gate Bridge Secures Full Funding For Suicide Barrier

California will provide the final bit of money needed to build and install a suicide barrier on the Golden Gate Bridge, state officials said Thursday.

06/26/2014

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