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Zipper truck preparing for construction of a movable median on the Golden Gate Bridge (photo credit: Anna Duckworth, KCBS)

‘Zipper’ Trucks Arrive, Ready For This Weekend’s 52-Hour Golden Gate Bridge Shutdown

Two “zipper” trucks have arrived and are set to do some heavy lifting for this weekend’s 52-hour Golden Gate Bridge shutdown for the installation of moveable median barriers.

01/06/2015

(Courtesy of California Highway Patrol SF)

Man In Custody After 6-Hour Shutdown On SB-280 In San Francisco

A man poised over Interstate Highway 280 in San Francisco is now safely in custody this morning and all southbound lanes of the highway are open as of 5:24 a.m., California Highway Patrol officials said.

01/06/2015

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Walnut Creek Residents Turn To Crowdfunding To Finance Footpath Beside Dangerous Road

Walnut Creek is known as a safe city, but people who live there say there’s a stretch of road that is anything but safe. Now neighbors are taking matters into their own hands.

01/01/2015

Snow covers a California road in this file photo. (CBS)

2014 Going Out Under Blanket Of Snow In Parts Of Southern California

The cold weather and strong winds making for a chilly end to 2014 in the Bay Area are making for a white New Year’s Eve in parts of Southern California.

12/31/2014

Crews clear a tree toppled by 60 mph winds from I-80 that brought traffic to a standstill for hours, in Vallejo.

All Lanes Reopened After 60 MPH Winds Topple Trees, Live Power Lines Onto I-80 Vallejo

All eastbound lanes of Interstate Highway 80 that were closed due to downed trees and power lines in Vallejo have reopened Tuesday evening, according to the California Highway Patrol.

12/30/2014

Wind knocks down trees, power lines on Interstate 80 in Vallejo on Dec. 30th, 2014 (Photo by deborahg822 on Instagram)

Wind Damage Shuts Down Interstate 80 In Both Directions During Afternoon Commute As Live Wires Endangered Drivers

Winds gusting near 50 miles per hour or more toppled trees and PG&E power lines across Interstate 80, near Redwood in Vallejo, shutting down the entire freeway in both directions during the afternoon commute while PG&E crews turned off electricity to the downed wires and firefighters put out a small fire sparked by the damage.

12/30/2014

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Passed Out Drunk Man Found In Trunk Of Car During Richmond DUI Stop On Christmas Eve

Police officers in Richmond discovered an apparently drunk man passed out in the trunk of a car pulled over during a DUI stop.

12/25/2014

California Highway Patrol officer, CHP

Fallen Tree Shuts Highway 1 In Western Marin County

State Highway 1 is closed in both directions in Marshall in western Marin County Wednesday afternoon due to a fallen tree, according to the California Highway Patrol.

12/24/2014

Traffic in San Francisco's South of Market neighborhood. (SFMTA)

San Francisco Bicycle Coalition Wants To Know Most Dangerous Streets, Starts #ParkingDirtySF Social Media Campaign

This comes as San Francisco officials are looking to crack down on drivers who double park or “block the box.”

12/24/2014

(CBS SF)

Rockslide Knocks Down Light Pole, Blocks 2 Lanes Of Highway 101 In Sausalito

Rocks and large boulders tumbled onto Highway 101 in Southern Marin County Monday morning knocking down a light pole and blocking two lanes.

12/22/2014

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