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.
East Oakland Residents Spray Paint ‘Fix Me’ On Potholes, Demand Repairs On Rough RoadsResidents of an Oakland neighborhood said they’re getting a raw deal from the city when it comes to road repairs.
Massive Sinkhole Opens In SF's Lake District, Rain Weakens Century-Old Water Main That Survived 1906 EarthquakeHeavy overnight rainfall likely caused a 20-by-30-foot hole sinkhole still growing in the Bay Area Wednesday morning.
Oakland To Spend Next Several Weeks Fixing Major Pothole ProblemThe city hopes to fix thousands of potholes over the next several weeks, part of an annual blitz to fix the streets of Oakland.
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.
Task Force Calls For $3 Billion In Taxes And Fees To Upgrade SF TransportationSan Francisco taxpayers could be asked to approve $3 billion in taxes and fees to help pay for fixes for the city's transportation system as a task force assembled by Mayor Ed Lee will bring its recommendations to City Hall on Monday.
Phil Matier: Will Californians Pay Up For Better Roads?California voters may get a chance to help improve the state’s roadways, but are they willing to foot the bill?
Millions More Needed To Maintain San Jose RoadsThe $20 million San Jose spends each year to maintain its roads falls far short of the $100 million that should be spent on repaving every year, the city's top transportation official said Monday.
Proposition B Promises More Funds To Fix SF PotholesThe pace of re-paving roads and filling potholes would pick up in San Francisco if voters approve Proposition B on the November ballot. There would also be money for bicycle and pedestrian safety in this $248 million bond measure.
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.
San Jose Roads Skewered In New ReportAnother causality of San Jose's ongoing yearly budget shortfalls is road maintenance, and a newly released report shows how bad things have gotten.
Oakland Public Works Crews Begin Pothole-Fixing Blitz Oakland Public Works Agency employees this week began their annual “pothole blitz” to repair some of the city’s most pockmarked streets.