Plan To Implode Old Bay Bridge Pier Moves Forward With Regulatory PermissionPlans to demolish the largest pier in the old eastern span of the Bay Bridge using explosives took another step forward Thurday as a bay regulatory commission unanimously granted Caltrans a permit for the project.
Caltrans Seeking Permits To Demolish Bay Bridge Pier With Explosives, Despite Possible Marine Life DangerCaltrans is seeking permits to demolish the largest pier of the old eastern span of the Bay Bridge with explosives, a procedure that could be dangerous to native marine mammals, but Caltrans officials say it would have the least impact on bay wildlife.
Historic Berkeley Pier Closes Due To Structural DamageThe popular Berkeley municipal pier is closing after structural damage was found in its concrete deck and supports.
Is It Just Me Or Are Whales Easier To Spot Of The California Coast This Year?My friend and photo Fototaker Tony really out did himself! A couple of days ago, he strolled to the Pacifica Pier and it was Christmas in July! Checkout the photo he sent me.
Timelapse Video: Highest, Lowest King Tides Of Year Drain BayThe King Tides that inundated low-lying areas around the bay on January 19th, 20th, and 21st also brought the reciprocal lowest tides possible, as shown in this timelapsed towercam video showing the water draining away from pier along the Embarcadero, from noon to 6 p.m.
Etsy Hosting Hundreds Of Vendors At SF's Pier 35 For Small Business Shopping WeekendShopping for Christmas gifts at local malls can get infuriating. Between the lines, the crowds, and the madness over this year’s hot on-sale item, it’s almost enough to make you give up on playing Santa.
Massive Fire Burns Historic Dock In MartinezPolice and firefighters responded Sunday night to the Martinez Marina to a fire on the pier.
Suspicious Fire Burns Pier On Crockett WaterfrontFirefighters deemed a one-alarm structure fire at a pier on the waterfront in Crockett suspicious Tuesday morning, according to fire officials.
Bill Signing Puts Wind In Sails Of SF America’s Cup Plans Gov. Jerry Brown signed a bill Friday that officials said will allow San Francisco to finance waterfront improvements in preparation for the 2013 America’s Cup.