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Firefighters sweep up spilled hypodermic needles on Santa Rita Road in El Sobrante, November 5, 2013. (CBS)

Used Hypodermic Needles Spilled Onto El Sobrante Street

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.

11/05/2013

Aerial view of the Tom Lantos Tunnels. (CBS)

Devil’s Slide Bypass Tunnel Opens To Traffic

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.

03/26/2013

Cars drive drive along U.S. 101 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Study Finds California Road Conditions Deteriorating Faster Than Other States

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.

02/21/2013

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Water Main Break Blocks Traffic In Mill Valley

Firefighters and Marin Municipal Water District crews were at the scene of a water main break in Mill Valley.

12/24/2012

A sinkhole on a road in Clayton.  (CBS)

Sinkhole Closes Road In Clayton

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.

12/18/2012

A storm caused a 20-foot sinkhole to form along Mountain View Drive in Lafayette on December 2, 2012. (CBS)

Lafayette Officials Say Permanent Sinkhole Fix Will Take Months

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.

12/03/2012

A storm caused a 20-foot sinkhole to form along Mountain View Drive in Lafayette on December 2, 2012. (CBS)

Bay Area Storm Causes 2 Giant Sinkholes, Swallowing Roads

Two sinkholes were caused by heavy rain from a powerful storm that passed through the Bay Area over the weekend.

12/03/2012

Bridalveil Fall, Yosemite Valley

Developer Denied In Bid To Build New Yosemite Access Road

A federal appeals court has sided with environmentalists and ruled a California developer cannot build a new road into Yosemite National Park.

08/01/2012

Snow covers the ground in Yosemite Natinoal Park (CBS)

Storm Shuts Roads To Yosemite, Forces Evacuations

All roads into Yosemite National Park have been temporarily closed after a major storm dumped snow, caused mudslides and downed trees and power lines.

CBS San Francisco–03/21/2011

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