Oakland Residents Use Brick Fragments To Fill Potholes, Prompting Response From Public Works DepartmentOakland public works officials are encouraging residents to notify them about streets in need of repair rather than taking matters into their own hands after potholes were found filled with brick fragments in West Oakland on Monday.
Emergency Pothole Repairs Cause Gridlock On Bay BridgeThree eastbound lanes and two westbound lanes on the western span of the bridge were closed after a large pothole was discovered Wednesday evening, according to Caltrans spokesman Andrew Gordon.
Struggling To Find Cops, Vallejo Shifts Funds To Paving Projects The City of Vallejo has $2.5 million to put toward more officers on the streets, but those funds will soon be diverted to repaving because the city can’t find qualified candidates to take the jobs.
Oakland Public Works Crews Fixing 1000s Of PotholesOakland Public Works Agency crews are planning to fix more than 3,000 holes on the city's roads this year during their Pothole Blitz that kicks off Monday.
San Jose City Council Funds 400 Miles Of Road RepairsDrivers can expect a much smoother ride on some of San Jose’s bumpiest roads now that the city council has given the thumbs-up to a limited amount of funding for priority road repair.
Annual Pothole Report Ranks Bay Area RoadsMetropolitan Transportation Commission is out with its annual Bay Area pothole report, and the best scoring city is Brentwood, with 86 out of 100 points.