The Dumbarton Bridge will be closed to traffic Memorial Day weekend to allow Caltrans and its contractor to significantly advance seismic retrofit work on the bridge, according to bridge officials.
A judge has told the Caltrans to stop construction on a project to widen Niles Canyon Road between Fremont to Sunol until a lawsuit filed by an environmental group is resolved.
Highway 84 between Skyline Boulevard and Portola Road in Woodside is closed Saturday morning due to landslides and fallen trees.
A mountain lion sighting was reported in Woodside early Friday morning, the second such sighting in about six hours, according to San Mateo County emergency officials.
A 48-year-old woman was rescued after jumping off the Dumbarton Bridge on Monday afternoon, a Fremont fire official said.
A man who threatened to jump off the Dumbarton Bridge Monday afternoon was safely taken into custody after a two-hour bridge closure that snarled traffic, authorities said.