Repair Projects Bring Detours, Road Closures Around Bay AreaOvernight road work by Caltrans crews in Castro Valley could slow early-morning traffic for several days while, in the North Bay, bridge work and tree-clearing projects will affect commute traffic for weeks.
Some Drivers Doubt Safety Of Richmond-San Rafael Bridge Despite Temporary FixDespite reassurances and temporary repairs, some commuters are worried about the safety of the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge.
All Lanes Reopened On Richmond-San Rafael Bridge After Concrete Chunks FellCHP and Caltrans have reopened all lanes on the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge Thursday after authorities were forced to close the span multiple times due to falling concrete from the upper deck.
San Mateo-Hayward Bridge Closing Memorial Day Weekend As Caltrans Finishes WorkThe San Mateo-Hayward Bridge will close this weekend for the second time this month as Caltrans crews continue to resurface and treat the deck structure, as well as perform maintenance repairs.
Movable Golden Gate Bridge Barrier Now In Place; Roadwork Continues SundayThe movable median barrier on the Golden Gate Bridge was completely placed down Saturday evening. The span remains closed to auto traffic Sunday as crews finished striping and repairing the roadway.
New Bay Bridge Eastern Span Opens After Low-Key Afternoon CeremonyAt long last, the new, $6.4 billion eastern span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge opened to traffic Monday evening.
Bay Bridge Construction On Track For Tuesday OpeningConstruction work is proceeding as planned on the new eastern span of the Bay Bridge and BART ridership swelled to its second-highest Saturday ever as the agency increased weekend trains to accommodate the bridge closure.
Final Bay Bridge Construction Push Will Require Days Of ClosureHistory will be made even before the opening of the new Bay Bridge Eastern Span. The original bridge will be closed for as many as five days, starting after the evening commute on August 28th and running through Labor Day.
San Mateo-Hayward Bridge Closures LoomThe California Dept. of Transportation is reminding motorists that it will close the San Mateo-Hayward Bridge over two weekends later this month: October 19-22 and October 26-29.
High-Speed Chase On Bay Bridge Ends In Crash, GunfireAn Oakland man on parole for human trafficking is in custody on suspicion of DUI and weapons charges following a high-speed crash and shooting on the lower deck of the Bay Bridge early Thursday morning, a California Highway Patrol officer said.
Caltrans OKs Presidents Day Weekend Bay Bridge ClosureA Caltrans spokesman confirmed Wednesday morning that the upper deck of the Bay Bridge’s eastern span will be closed over the coming three-day weekend.
Work Finished On Bay Bridge Eastbound DetourAll work on the eastbound Bay Bridge detour near the Toll Plaza has been completed as of 8:15 a.m., according to a Caltrans statement released Sunday morning..
Bay Bridge Detour On Eastbound Lanes Begins Memorial Day WeekendDrivers coming off the lower deck of the Bay Bridge in Oakland will have to veer slightly to the right. Currently, the road makes a slight jog to the left as it touches down. The detour will last until the new span opens in 2013.