Muni To Shut Down Subway Service Every Night To Upgrade Equipment DowntownDowntown subway service on all light-rail lines will shut down early every night from Friday July 31 until January 2016 to allow for upgrades to radio and emergency communications systems, according to the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency.
Park Service Unveils $3 Million In Improvements To Alcatraz IslandThe National Park Service is pulling the tarps off upgrades at Alcatraz Island after $3 million in improvements to the guardhouse, library and schoolhouse and other historic features.
Cher Commits To Helping 96-Year-Old Virginia Woman To Return HomeCher says she will help pay for needed upgrades to Hill’s family home in Alexandria...
New Program Guarantees College Tuition For Richmond Public High School GraduatesThe 10-year program, known as the Richmond Promise, is part of a $90 million community investment from Chevron.
Bill Proposed To Ensure PG&E Blast Fine Is Spent On Pipeline UpgradesAssemblyman Jerry Hill says he doesn't want fines PG&E will pay to California for the San Bruno pipeline fire and explosion to be swallowed up by the state's general fund.
San Jose Airport To Upgrade Facilities For Private, Corporate PlanesThe general aviation side of Mineta San Jose International Airport will soon be seeing some big changes as bids to upgrade the west side of the airport are being sought.
Lawmaker Claims PG&E Would Profit From Pipeline UpgradeAssemblyman Jerry Hill and a consumer watchdog group want the PUC to intervene in a proposal in which they claim PG&E would profit off of ratepayers for gas line improvements in the wake of the San Bruno explosion.
South SF Meat Company Pays Fine For Ammonia LeakColumbus Manufacturing also agreed to spend $6 million to upgrade its refrigeration system following two ammonia leaks in 2009.
Renovated Martinez Library ReopensThe reopening celebration on Saturday will showcase all of the modern new features and designs of the historic building.
Caltrain, High Speed Rail Could Share Tracks In PeninsulaThe study found that major upgrades would be needed for the plan to come together.