Report: Gas Tax Not Enough To Maintain California Roads Long-TermA report released Monday by a San Francisco nonprofit says that while new state legislation provides billions for California’s roads, the money won’t be enough to maintain the state’s roads long term.
Gas Tax Hike To Fund Gov. Brown's $52 Billion Plan To Fix California's RoadsCalifornia's governor and legislative leaders on Wednesday proposed raising $52 billion to fix the state's roads through a big gasoline tax increase, higher car registration fees and a charge on emission-free vehicles.
Potholes Turn Bay Area Roads Into Mine Fields After Weekend StormThe effects of the storm on Bay Area roads are everywhere. Gaping potholes have turned them into veritable mine fields for drivers.
Pair Of Roads In Yosemite National Park Closed For SeasonThe Tioga and Glacier Point Roads in Yosemite National Park are closed for the season.
Bay Area Roads Top List As Nation's WorstA new study finds that more than 70 percent of the roadways in the San Francisco-Oakland area are in poor condition, forcing local drivers to spend nearly $1,000 annually to repair their vehicles.
South Bay Voters Fed Up With Potholes Show Support For Sales Tax Increase; $6B NeededA new survey says more than two-thirds of likely Santa Clara County voters would support a sales tax increase to pay for over $6 billion in transit and road upgrades for the county.
Gov. Brown Proposes $65 Vehicle Fee To Fix Crumbling RoadwaysGov. Jerry Brown has revived a proposal to help fix California’s crumbling roads and bridges with a $65 annual fee.
Wet Weather Causes Deadly Accidents On Bay Area RoadsThe California Highway Patrol is asking everyone to slow down during the rainy commute. The rain-slick roads become deadly.
Roads In 3 North Bay Towns Tied For Worst In Bay Area On MTC ListLarkspur, St. Helena, and Petaluma have the Bay Area’s worst roads according to the Metropolitan Transportation Commission.
California Democrats And Republicans Could Agree To Hike Gas TaxCalifornia's $59 billion backlog of roadway maintenance projects has Governor Jerry Brown fed up and seeking to raise the state’s gas tax, which hasn't been increased since the early '90s.
California Assembly Speaker Wants Drivers To Pay $52 Annual Fee For Road RepairsMost California drivers would pay an extra $52 a year under a top lawmaker's proposal for transportation funding.
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