Oakland Fixes 5,200 Potholes In Summer 'Road Repair Blitz'Street repair crews repaired more than 5,200 potholes in Oakland during a two-month effort this summer that included working overtime and through weekends.
Moraga To Receive Federal Funds For Sinkhole RepairMoraga was initially turned down when it requested emergency financial assistance to fix a sinkhole that opened up at Rheem Boulevard and Center Street on March 13.
El Niño Storms Push Road Repair Bill To $9M In Santa Cruz CountyEl Nino storms have slammed some Santa Cruz mountain communities hard, causing mudslides and evacuations.
Pay-By-Mile Floated As Alternative To Gas Tax For California DriversThe California Legislature is looking at a voluntary program that would eliminate the state’s gas tax, which is currently 2nd highest in the nation at 52.9 cents per gallon. Instead, drivers would be subject to a tax based on vehicle miles traveled of a VMT tax.
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.