Caltrans Seeking Permits To Demolish Bay Bridge Pier With Explosives, Despite Possible Marine Life Danger
Caltrans 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.
The popular Berkeley municipal pier is closing after structural damage was found in its concrete deck and supports.
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.
The 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.
Shopping 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.
Police and firefighters responded Sunday night to the Martinez Marina to a fire on the pier.
Firefighters deemed a one-alarm structure fire at a pier on the waterfront in Crockett suspicious Tuesday morning, according to fire officials.
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.