New Park Opens in Oakland Next to Bay Bridge Toll PlazaThe East Bay Regional Park District opened a new shoreline park in Oakland Wednesday, near the eastern terminus of the Bay Bridge.
Highway 50 Over Echo Summit Closed For Next Two Weeks, Impacting South Lake Tahoe TravelTravelers heading to South Lake Tahoe during the next two weeks should prepare for detours as Caltrans shuts down Highway 50 through Echo Summit in both directions for bridge work until October 2.
Trump Administration Puts Dozens Of Homeless Housing Projects On Hold In California As Winter ApproachesAs winter approaches and the COVID-19 pandemic rages on, the need to house the homeless in the Bay Area is more urgent than ever. But KPIX 5 has learned the Trump administration has put the brakes on projects that would help thousands.
Rat Infestation Below I-280 Freeway in San Jose Draws Neighbors' IreA downtown San Jose neighborhood is getting overrun by rats. It's happening in the Almaden and Vine area on Caltrans property beneath Interstate Highway 280, which has become a dumping ground for demolition materials with homeless camps all around.
Overnight Retrofit Work To Close EB Bay Bridge Ramps On Treasure Island This WeekendEastbound Bay Bridge traffic will be disrupted from 11 p.m. to 5 a.m. for three nights starting Thursday to provide space for crews working to make the bridge more resilient in the event of an earthquake.
San Jose Residents Organizing Freeway Trash CleanupSome residents and business owners are fed up with Caltrans and the city of San Jose over the lack of trash cleanup and maintenance of freeway landscaping.
First, Second Bores Of Caldecott Tunnel Closing Overnight For Maintenance WorkThe first and second bores of the Caldecott Tunnel on Highway 24 will close overnight Tuesday and Wednesday for maintenance work.
Caltrans Closing Third Bore Of Hwy. 24 Caldecott Tunnel Overnight June 23-24 For Maintenance WorkCaltrans is shutting down the third bore of the Caldecott Tunnel on Highway 24 overnight on June 23 and June 24, due to maintenance work. Motorists should expect delays.
Road Construction To Shut Down Highway 4/Interstate 680 InterchangeThe Contra Costa Transportation Authority and Caltrans will conduct overnight highway and connector ramp closures in the state Highway 4/Interstate Highway 680 interchange starting Thursday night.
Reopening: Express Lane Tolls To Resume On Highways 237, 580, 680 After 2-Month HiatusTolls will resume on express lanes in the Bay Area next week as traffic volumes have increased amid the easing of restrictions in the region's shelter-in-place orders.
Caltrans: Highway 101 - Alemany Overpass Project Finishes Ahead of ScheduleAn overpass replacement project at Highway 101 and Alemany Blvd. in San Francisco has been completed and the new highway deck will reopen Friday morning, two days ahead of schedule, according to Caltrans.
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.