Caltrans Predicts Highway 37 To Be Permanently Flooded by Mid-Century; Seeks Solutions For Vital CorridorWith San Francisco Bay Area sea levels expected to rise two to five feet by the end of the century, it's predicted that most of state Route 37 will likely become permanently inundated by the mid-century or as soon as 2040, according to the California Department of Transportation, thus cutting off a major regional transportation route.
Bay Area Work Crews Busy Fixing Potholes Created by Recent RainsThe recent rains might be good for Bay Area reservoirs, but the heavier precipitation is also leading to an increase in problems on local roads in dire need of repairs.
Water Pump Problem Closes SR-87 Connector Ramp off Southbound I-280 in San JoseCaltrans crews are working to fix an issue with water pumps that have closed the connector ramps to Bird Avenue and State Route 87 off of southbound I-280 in San Jose Wednesday, according to authorities.
Webster Tube Connecting Oakland To Alameda Closing For Maintenance For 2 NightsThe Webster Tube, which carries one-way traffic from Oakland to Alameda, will be closed from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. on Tuesday and Wednesday.
UPDATE: I-80 and Hwy 50 Reopen in Sierra, But Travelers Urged to Stay HomeWhile the major Sierra highways had reopened as of Wednesday morning, officials are urging people to stay home to keep traffic to a minimum.
UPDATE: I-80 Reopens to Limited Traffic After Extended Snowy Sierra Road Travel NightmareState agencies have partially reopened Interstate 80 to both westbound and eastbound Tuesday evening after an extended shutdown due to a severe holiday snowstorm.
Rock Slides Close Highway 1 in Monterey and San Luis Obispo CountiesRockslides closed Highway 1 in Monterey and San Luis Obispo counties Sunday afternoon as storms continue to batter California.
Oakland Family Blames Caltrans For Repeat Flooding In Home During Recent StormsAn East Bay family is pointing the finger at Caltrans, after their home has flooded multiple times during recent storms.
Newsom Highlights $1B Statewide Plan To Cleanup Highways, Roads, Public SpacesGov. Gavin Newsom picked up litter and painted over graffiti in Los Angeles on Wednesday to highlight California’s $1.1 billion initiative to clean areas near highways, roads and other public spaces.
'This Is The Worst Time' – Half Moon Bay Merchants Blast PG&E Utility Work, Highway 92 Backups Before HolidaysBusiness owners in Half Moon Bay are criticizing PG&E over the decision to begin infrastructure upgrades along Highway 92, leading to massive weekday backups and negatively affecting holiday shopping traffic and sales.
'This Is A Major Closure' - Caltrans Shutting I-80 Near Fairfield Late Saturday To Remove Aging BridgeDrivers who rely on Interstate 80 through Solano County will be forced to take a major detour late Saturday through early Sunday as Caltrans performs demolition work.
Niles Canyon Road Between Fremont, Sunol To Be Closed Over Weekend For ConstructionCaltrans plans to close State Route 84, or Niles Canyon Road, in both directions from Fremont to Sunol, from Friday, Dec. 3 to Monday, Dec. 6 for work on Alameda Creek Bridge.
Caltrans Announces Overnight Lane Closures on Westbound CA-92Caltrans has scheduled lane closures on westbound CA-92 for overnight repairs Saturday evening.
Caltrans Looks to Hire Hundreds to Fill Jobs in Clean California CampaignCaltrans says they saw good turnout for yet another job fair in the Bay Area on Saturday as they continue to recruit new employees to work for the agency under the Clean California campaign launched by the governor
UPDATE: Napa's Silverado Trail Remains Closed Due to Storm DamageNapa Valley's Silverado Trail was partially damaged due to storm-related flooding on Monday morning, which caused a portion of the trail to close until repair work is completed, Napa County Public Works announced Tuesday afternoon.