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New Bay Bridge Tower

Another Oops: New Bay Bridge Tower Needs Million-Dollar Clean Up For Rust Stains

Not even a year old and the new eastern span of the Bay Bridge is undergoing an almost million-dollar cleaning job.

07/11/2014

Crews working on the Interstate Highway 280 retrofit Memorial Day weekend. (CBS SF)

July Fourth Weekend Shutdown Of Stretch Of I-280 Begins Wednesday Night

The Fourth of July weekend closure of a portion of Interstate 280 in San Francisco begins Wednesday night.

07/02/2014

Image from Caltrans video on 280 segment closure. (Caltrans)

Portion Of Interstate 280 In San Francisco To Be Closed For Repairs Over Memorial Day Weekend

This is the first of a series of closures of southbound 280 this year over holiday weekends, as Caltrans works to repair four broken hinges.

05/21/2014

A worker drills into concrete on the underside of the Bay Bridge on May 23, 2013 in Oakland, California. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

More Problems For Eastern Span Of Bay Bridge, Off-Center Bolts Could Be Damaged In Quake

A new concern has arisen with some of the bolts used on the new $6.5 billion eastern span of the Bay Bridge. There is now an alignment problem with some of the bolts that attach the main cable on the east side to the deck of the span.

05/15/2014

Crews work to fix a pothole on 106th Avenue in Oakland, California on May 15, 2014. (Margie Shafer/CBS)

Oakland To Spend Next Several Weeks Fixing Major Pothole Problem

The city hopes to fix thousands of potholes over the next several weeks, part of an annual blitz to fix the streets of Oakland.

05/15/2014

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San Jose Non-Profit Provides Bikes And More For Those In Need

Good Karma Bikes provides the homeless and low-income working people with bicycle transportation, and also takes some in as interns.

12/24/2013

Bay Bridge Bolt

Phil Matier: Repair Work Begins On Bay Bridge Bolts

The fix for the broken bolts includes implementing steel saddles on the span.

05/23/2013

Passengers board a San Francisco Muni bus. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

San Francisco Supervisor Exploring Ticket Surcharge On Events To Help Muni

San Francisco Supervisor Scott Wiener is looking at the possibility of placing a small surcharge on tickets for festivals and sporting events to raise revenue for the San Francisco Municipal Railway system.

05/22/2013

The Overseas Reymar anchored in San Francisco Bay after scraping a bumper around one of the Bay Bridge towers. (MTC)

Work Begins To Repair Bay Bridge After Tanker Crash

A protective wood, steel and plastic fender on a Bay Bridge tower that was damaged after an oil tanker struck it earlier this month is being ripped off and replaced with new materials.

01/25/2013

The Overseas Reymar anchored in San Francisco Bay after scraping a bumper around one of the Bay Bridge towers. (MTC)

Repairs To Begin On Bay Bridge Fender Damaged By Oil Tanker

Caltrans plans to begin making repairs Tuesday to Bay Bridge fenders that were damaged when an oil tanker struck the bridge earlier this month.

01/22/2013

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