Richmond-San Rafael Bridge To Undergo Battery Of TestsThe Richmond-San Rafael Bridge is undergoing critical tests this week to see how much longer the 63-year-old bridge will last.
Report: Many Bay Area Bridges, Overpasses 'Structurally Deficient,' Need RepairA new report is out that says a number of Bay Area bridges and freeway overpasses are in need of repair, even though they’re not actually dangerous. They're being labeled “structurally deficient."
First Of 3 Bay Bridge Toll Hikes Effective In JanuaryThe first of three price hikes for Bay Area toll plazas is effective January 1. Drivers can expect to pay as much as $7 during peak hours. By 2022, they'll pay $8, and by 2025, it will cost drivers up to $9 to cross.
Officials Consider Eliminating Cash Tolls At Bay Area BridgesIn the hopes of improving the efficiency of the Bay Area's clogged freeway system, officials heard plans Wednesday to replace cash tolls with an electronic pay system at the region's seven state-owned bridges.
CHP Officers Name Stray Kitten Trapped In Middle Of Golden Gate 'Bridges'There was an unusual rescue on iconic Golden Gate Bridge - a small, golden kitten.
Aging Bay Area Bridges Await Much-Needed RepairsEvery year in California thousands of highway bridges are rated "structurally deficient" in the National Bridges Inventory, but the Pfeiffer Bridge on Highway 1 was not one of them.
Gov. Brown Signs $5 Billion Per Year Tax Hike To Fix Roads California drivers will see their gas prices rise in November and will pay more to register their vehicles come January.
Gas Tax Hike To Fund Gov. Brown's $52 Billion Plan To Fix California's RoadsCalifornia's governor and legislative leaders on Wednesday proposed raising $52 billion to fix the state's roads through a big gasoline tax increase, higher car registration fees and a charge on emission-free vehicles.
Gov. Brown Proposes $65 Vehicle Fee To Fix Crumbling RoadwaysGov. Jerry Brown has revived a proposal to help fix California’s crumbling roads and bridges with a $65 annual fee.
High Wind Advisories In Effect For Bay Area BridgesHigh wind advisories were in effect Monday morning for the San Mateo-Hayward Bridge, Richmond-San Rafael Bridge, Dumbarton Bridge and Bay Bridge.
Inspectors Find Erosion Under More California Bridges After SoCal I-10 CollapseInspectors have found erosion under two other highway bridges near the span that collapse and construction crews are working to reinforce them.
High Wind Advisories In Effect For Four Bay Area BridgesHigh wind advisories are in effect for four Bay Area Bridges Tuesday morning, according to the California Highway Patrol.
Dense Fog Advisories Issued For Bay Area BridgesThe California Highway Patrol has issued dense fog advisories for a number of Bay Area bridges and on U.S. Highway 101 Friday morning.
Toll Booth’s Cash Lane Closures Cut Costs, Drives Richmond-San Rafael Bridge Commuters Mad Friday morning’s commute was particularly aggravating for motorists approaching the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge. A toll authority spokesman says cash-lane closures are part of a cost-cutting measure.
New Technology Can Give Up To 30 Second Warning In Advance Of EarthquakeNewly developed technology by a Scotts Valley company can give schools, cities, and businesses a 10 to 30 second advance warning of an earthquake depending on their distance from the epicenter.