Caltrans Makes Progress On New US Highway 101 Bridge Deck Project In San FranciscoCaltrans crews made good use of the empty roads and reduced traffic due to the coronavirus shelter order over the weekend, making good progress on the new US 101 bridge deck in San Francisco.
Highway 101 Overpass Work in SF Ahead of Schedule Thanks to Shelter-In-Place Traffic FalloffThe Highway 101 / Alemany overpass project in San Francisco was moved up several months to take advantage of reduced traffic loads during the ongoing shelter-in-place.
Caltrans Begins Ambitious Project To Replace US Highway 101 Bridge Deck At Alemany Circle In San FranciscoCaltrans crews on Friday took advantage of the reduced traffic during the lockdown, starting work on a major project that's closing US Highway 101 near the 280 split.
Coronavirus Update: Caltrans Allows Food Trucks At Highway Rest Areas During Public Health EmergencyCaltrans is allowing the temporary operation of food trucks in 86 state rest areas that will provide food for highway truck drivers and motorists and revenue for food truck operators during the COVID-19 public health emergency.
Bay Area Toll Bridge Crossings Down Over 50% During Coronavirus Shelter-In-PlaceWeekday crossings on the seven state-owned toll bridges in the Bay Area have dropped by half compared to last year, as many adhere to the shelter-in-place order brought on by the coronavirus pandemic.
Coronavirus Pandemic: Newsom Orders Toll-Takers Pulled From Bay Area BridgesCalifornia Gov. Gavin Newsom has ordered the temporary suspension of cash toll collection at the San Francisco Bay Area's seven state-owned bridges in order to minimize the risk of exposure to the coronavirus.
Coronavirus Update: Express Lane Tolls On Highways 237, 580, 680 SuspendedExpress lane tolls on Bay Area freeways are being suspended through at least April 7 due to a dramatic decline in traffic caused by the shelter-in-place order.
Caltrans Oakland Office Closed, Worker Tests Positive For CoronavirusA Caltrans employee working at the agency's office in Oakland has tested positive for the coronavirus, prompting a closure of the building.
Caltrans To Pay $1.3M To Homeless Who Lost Belongings In 'Bag And Tag' CleanupsIn a first of its kind settlement, Caltrans has agreed to pay $1.3 million to homeless residents who lost their belongings during encampment cleanup operations.
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.
Large Puddles On Highway 101 In San Jose Creating Dangerous Driving ConditionsGroundwater is seeping up through the pavement creating large, hazardous puddles on the northbound lanes near the 880 junction.