Tower

(Curtiss Kim/CBS)

UC Berkeley’s Historic Campanile Celebrates 100 Years With Seismic Lights, Music Show

One of the oldest structures in Berkeley is showing off in style for its centennial anniversary.

02/04/2015

The self-anchored suspension tower of the new eastern span of the Bay Bridge. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Latest Problem For New Bay Bridge Involves $4 Million Maintenance Elevator

The glass elevator, which transports maintenance workers to the top of the suspension tower, has been out of service since early January.

02/04/2015

Workers dismantle the tower at the First Baptist Church in Vallejo on August 25, 2014. The church was damaged by a magnitude 6.0 quake that struck Napa County early on August 24, 2014. (Christin Ayers / CBS)

Vallejo Church That Was Red-Tagged Following Napa Earthquake Is Cleared By Inspectors To Reopen

The First Baptist Church reopened Tuesday after crews dismantled a portion of the church tower that inspectors feared would collapse.

08/27/2014

Workers dismantle the tower at the First Baptist Church in Vallejo on August 25, 2014. The church was damaged by a magnitude 6.0 quake that struck Napa County early on August 24, 2014. (Christin Ayers / CBS)

Churches Hit Hard By Sunday’s 6.0 Quake In Napa, Vallejo Church Tower May Collapse

In Vallejo, the First Baptist Church on Sonoma Boulevard is in danger of collapsing.

08/25/2014

View of downtown Oakland from Lake Merritt (Wikipedia)

Proposed Residential Towers At Jack London Square Spark Ire In Oakland

A proposal to build two residential towers on the Oakland waterfront at Jack London Square is drawing the ire of some Oakland residents.

05/20/2014

49-Mile Drive Sign and Sutro Tower

Sutro Tower Marks 40th Anniversary

San Francisco’s Sutro Tower, where KPIX 5 and most of the Bay Area’s television stations transmit from, will turn 40 years old next week…

06/27/2013

Dense fog at the Golden Gate Bridge. (CBS)

Man On Golden Gate Bridge Tower Apprehended After Traffic Stopped

A suicidal man who evaded police after climbing onto the south tower of the Golden Gate Bridge was captured Friday morning, but not before traffic on the span was shut down two separate times as police searched for the man.

08/03/2012

An artist's rendering of the future air traffic tower at SFO (CBS)

Ground Broken For New SFO Air Traffic Control Tower

U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood and San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee were among numerous officials who attended Monday’s ground breaking for the new tower.

07/09/2012

A crane begins hoisting the final section of the new Bay Bridge suspension span, October 28, 2011. (CBS)

Final New Section Of Bay Bridge Deck Lifted Into Place

Construction crews began installing the final section of the suspension portion of the new eastern span of the Bay Bridge Friday morning.

10/28/2011

Bay Bridge construction

Final Section Of New Bay Bridge Tower Being Installed

It’s finally coming together – the last remaining section of the new Bay Bridge tower was slated for installation Friday. Crews warned ahead of time that the piece being installed was considered the most complicated of the entire tower project.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–04/15/2011

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