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Cars pass through the Golden Gate Bridge toll plaza. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Repairs Expected To Slow Down Golden Gate Bridge Traffic This Weekend

Anybody headed north over the Golden Gate Bridge beginning at 9 p.m. Friday had better be prepared for a possible slowdown. Commuters will run into repair work being done to the iconic toll plaza.

9 hours ago

(CBS SF)

Overturned Big Rig Snarls Traffic On Eastbound I-580 In Livermore

All westbound lanes on Interstate Highway 580 in Livermore have reopened after an overturned big rig blocked lanes on both side of the freeway Thursday morning.

16 hours ago

Artist rendition of parking garage for the new 49ers stadium in Santa Clara. (City of Santa Clara)

Traffic Jams At Levis Stadium Seem Inevitable

The opening of the new 49ers playground in just a few weeks has a lot of folks worried about the inevitable traffic jams.

07/30/2014

Scene of a fatal crash at Sunset Blvd. and Yorba in San Francisco's Sunset District. February 2014 (CBS)

San Francisco Installs Pedestrian Countdown Signal At One Of City’s Deadliest Intersections

San Francisco’s Mayor Ed Lee was at the intersection of Sunset Blvd. and Yorba on Monday for the installation of a pedestrian countdown signal as part of the city’s $3.3 million dollar efforts to make city streets safer.

07/29/2014

49ers' Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, CA, July 26, 2014. (photo credit: Andre Torrez)

49ers Tweak Traffic And Parking Plans For Santa Clara’s Levi’s Stadium After Open House Event

With open house festivities behind them, the 49ers are making some last-minute alterations to their parking and traffic plans for Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara.

07/29/2014

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

Mayor Lee Signs $500 Million Bond For Transportation Improvements In San Francisco

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee signed a $500 million transportation infrastructure bond for the November ballot on Monday while also unveiling other initiatives for improving pedestrian safety in the city.

07/29/2014

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Both Directions Of Highway 85 Reopened In Cupertino After Downed Power Lines Snarled Traffic

Downed power lines have caused a complete closure of a section Highway 280 in Cupertino Monday morning, according to the California Highway Patrol.

07/28/2014

(CBS SF)

Westbound I-580 Lanes Reopen In Livermore After Big Rig Crash Spills Bananas, Causes Major Delays

All lanes of westbound Interstate Highway 580 in Livermore have reopened after a big-rig carrying about 45,000 pounds of bananas and other fruit overturned earlier Monday.

07/28/2014

Bay Area traffic jam (Photo by Sarah Rice/Getty Images)

MTC Uses High-Tech Traffic Reporting To Decongest Bay Area Freeways

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission believes that with these traffic reporting technologies, it will be possible to squeeze another 20 percent efficiency out of Bay Area freeways.

07/25/2014

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Spare-The-Air Alert Issued For Friday With Triple-Digit Temperatures Expected In Bay Area

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District has issued a Spare the Air alert for Friday, when possible triple-digit temperatures and low winds are expected to create unhealthy pollution in the region.

07/24/2014

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