Video: Caltrans Removes Tree Leaning Over Westbound Lanes of I-580 in OaklandCaltrans crews worked to remove a tree that was leaning over westbound I-580 in Oakland on Tuesday.
Caltrans Reports Highlights Climate Change Effects On Highway SystemThe California Department of Transportation has released new reports on the negative effects of climate change on the state’s highway system and infrastructure.
Caltrans Unveils Plans To Raise University Avenue Bridge In BerkeleyCaltrans is planning to give the University Avenue Bridge over Interstate 80 in West Berkeley a major upgrade that officials say is long overdue.
CalTrans Explains Quick Road Fix In Alaska After 7.0 EarthquakeDevastating damage done by an earthquake was cleaned up rather quickly in Alaska, making those in California question the state of their own road repairs.
Tahoe Area Braces For Heavy Snow From Latest Storm SystemCaltrans was in full winter mode Wednesday during the lull before the anticipated evening arrival of the week's biggest storm.
Caltrans To Close I-880 In Oakland To Demolish Old OvercrossingCaltrans will completely close I-880 in Oakland at various times starting Sunday evening and through at least Wednesday night to demolish the old 23rd Avenue overcrossing.
Officials Break Ground On I-680 Express Lane In Contra Costa CountyTransportation officials in Contra Costa County held a groundbreaking ceremony Wednesday morning on a $127 million project that will add 11 miles of a southbound carpool express lane from Martinez to Walnut Creek.
Gov. Brown Signs Bill Allowing Oakland To Lease Caltrans Land For Homeless CentersOakland Mayor Libby Schaaf thanked Gov. Jerry Brown Friday for signing a bill that allows her city to lease public land for future homeless centers.
Last 2 Piers of the Old Bay Bridge DemolishedCaltrans demolished the last two piers that held up the bridge's former eastern span on Saturday morning.
One-Way Traffic Controls On Rio Vista Bridge In Effect TuesdayOne-way traffic controls will be in place part of Tuesday morning and early afternoon on the Rio Vista Bridge as mechanical parts for its repair are moved into place.
Three Workers Contracted By Caltrans Injured In Fairfield I-80 CrashDistracted driving is suspected as the cause of a major injury crash involving a pickup and a van/utility trailer just off westbound Interstate Highway 80 late Tuesday morning near Fairfield, the California Highway Patrol said.
Rio Vista Bridge Closed Overnight for RepairThe Rio Vista Bridge, which connects Solano and Sacramento counties on Highway 12, will be closed Thursday at 7 p.m. until 5 a.m. Friday as Caltrans crews continue to complete work on the drawbridge.
Rio Vista Bridge Stuck in Upright PositionA bridge linking Solano and Sacramento counties was stuck for hours in the upright position Thursday evening after opening to let a ship through.
Highway 1 Near Big Sur Reopens 14 Months After Massive MudslideCaltrans reopened state Highway 1 Wednesday morning at Mud Creek in Monterey County, where a massive landslide cut Big Sur off from the Central Coast and closed the roadway for nearly 14 months.
San Jose Homeless Encampment Grows Next To Homes Along Highway 101 RampA homeless encampment along a San Jose freeway on-ramp that was swept away in February has sprung up again larger than ever, with homeowners just on the other side of a wall fearing for their safety.