A 36-year-old man was arrested Monday after allegedly throwing pieces of concrete onto U.S. Highway 101 from a pedestrian overpass in San Francisco, a police spokesman said Wednesday.
A roadway in El Sobrante is closed Tuesday morning as crews work to clean up dozens of used hypodermic needles that spilled onto the street, according to the California Highway Patrol.
Traffic was flowing smoothly through California’s newest tunnel system at Devil’s Slide in San Mateo County Tuesday, a California Highway Patrol officer said.
California’s roadways are going downhill, about as fast as any state in the union, according to a study released Thursday by the Reason Foundation.
Firefighters and Marin Municipal Water District crews were at the scene of a water main break in Mill Valley.
A portion of Marsh Creek Road in Clayton was closed because a sinkhole was starting to form there, according to Contra Costa County’s Public Works Department.
Work crews in Lafayette continued repairs Monday on the giant sinkhole caused by last weekend’s storm. But engineers said the road won’t be permanently fixed for several months.
Two sinkholes were caused by heavy rain from a powerful storm that passed through the Bay Area over the weekend.
A federal appeals court has sided with environmentalists and ruled a California developer cannot build a new road into Yosemite National Park.
All roads into Yosemite National Park have been temporarily closed after a major storm dumped snow, caused mudslides and downed trees and power lines.