Maintenance

Commuters board a Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) train in San Francisco, California. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Top 9 BART Disasters That Probably Made You Late To Work

Riders who depend on BART to ship them to and from work, school and appointments notice delays are becoming more common. And they’re not the only ones.

07/09/2015

Entrance to a BART station in downtown San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

BART Transbay Service Delayed 20 Minutes For Maintenance

BART trains through the Transbay Tube are delayed over 20 minutes in the East Bay and San Francisco directions Monday afternoon because maintenance crews needed to take a measurement, a BART spokesman said.

07/06/2015

Jerry Brown Interview

California Democrats And Republicans Could Agree To Hike Gas Tax

California’s $59 billion backlog of roadway maintenance projects has Governor Jerry Brown fed up and seeking to raise the state’s gas tax, which hasn’t been increased since the early ’90s.

05/26/2015

Caltrans crews working on the San Mateo Bridge Memorial Day weekend. (CBS)

San Mateo Bridge Closed, Plan For Delays, Leave Early

Getting across the bay is taking a lot longer this Memorial Day holiday weekend because of the San Mateo Bridge closure.

05/23/2015

The San Mateo Bridge with no traffic on its roadway. (CBS)

San Mateo Bridge Work Finishes Ahead Of Schedule, Traffic Running Smoothly

The eastbound lanes of the San Mateo-Hayward Bridge are open Monday morning after crews finished weekend work on the span, a Caltrans spokesman said.

05/11/2015

General view of AT&T Park  prior to Opening Day on April 13, 2015 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Oakland A’s, San Francisco Giants Tighten Up Their Water Usage During Drought

Both ballclubs are looking at ways to conserve when it comes to watering the field and cleaning the stadium after games.

04/22/2015

The self-anchored suspension tower of the new eastern span of the Bay Bridge. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Latest Problem For New Bay Bridge Involves $4 Million Maintenance Elevator

The glass elevator, which transports maintenance workers to the top of the suspension tower, has been out of service since early January.

02/04/2015

The Tesoro Refinery in Martinez (CBS)

Source Of Mysterious Rumbling In Concord-Clayton Area Discovered

The source of a mysterious rumbling in the Concord-Clayton area that had been keeping residents awake at night has been confirmed.

10/08/2014

(Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

BART Maintenance Crew Wins Mechanics’ Competition At International Rail Rodeo

A BART maintenance crew has bragging rights after winning the top prize at this year’s International Rail Rodeo in Montreal, Canada.

06/24/2014

San Francisco Muni bus, 9 San Bruno

Plan To Offer Free Youth Rides On SF Muni Dealt Another Blow

San Francisco Supervisor Scott Wiener has proposed that $6.7 million go towards maintenance on Muni rather than a pilot program for free passes for low-income youth.

11/19/2012

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