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.
AC Transit To Consider Bus-Only Lane On Bay Bridge After Unanimous VoteWith a unanimous vote Wednesday night, the AC Transit board decided to consider the idea once again to have a lane just for buses in both directions of the Bay Bridge.
Commuters Avoiding Concord Park & Ride Lot Due To Trash, Car Break-Ins, Homeless CampA popular Park & Ride lot in Concord has turned into a dumping ground. Many drivers said they avoid parking there because of the homeless people who live there, trash, and car break-ins.
Truck Fire, Chemical Leak Shuts Down Lane Of Highway 101 In CloverdaleThe northbound No. 2 lane of U.S. Highway 101 was closed at the South Cloverdale Boulevard off-ramp Wednesday morning when sodium hypochlorite leaked from a burning truck on the highway.
Richmond-San Rafael Bridge Bike Pedestrian Path Closing Overnight For MaintenanceThe new Richmond-San Rafael Bridge bicycle and pedestrian path will be closed every night until Saturday morning for maintenance work.
Caltrans To Preemptively Close Highway 1 At Big Sur When Major Storms Are ForecastOfficials plan to temporarily close an iconic stretch of California's landslide-plagued Highway 1 on the Big Sur coast this winter when forecasts of significant rain emerge.
San Jose's First Tiny Home Community For Homeless People Opens SoonThe city of San Jose is just weeks away from opening its first ever tiny home community for the homeless, near the nearly constructed Berryessa BART station.
Man Armed With Ax, Knife Threatens Caltrans Workers In Menlo ParkAn armed suspect was at large Wednesday afternoon in Menlo Park after he threatened Caltrans workers, police said.
Caltrans Plans Emergency Repairs On Hwy. 1 Along San Mateo CoastCaltrans is planning emergency road repairs for a busy section of Highway 1 along the San Mateo County coast.
2 Men Killed Thursday by Amtrak Train Had Been Evicted from Berkeley Homeless CampTwo men who were struck and killed by an Amtrak train in Berkeley on Thursday night were homeless and had just been evicted from a camp nearby.
NTSB Critical of Caltrans Highway Barrier Maintenance In Wake Of Fatal Tesla CrashIn the wake of a March 2018 fatal Tesla crash in Mountain View, the National Transportation Safety Board has issued a safety recommendation urging California transportation officials to move faster to repair highway safety barriers damaged by vehicles.
Kitten Rescued From Discarded 880 Freeway BarrelAn alert Caltrans supervisor got a surprised when she looked into a 50-gallon barrel discarded on northbound 880 near the 5th street exit.
Pacifica Celebrates Highway 1 Repaving, New Pedestrian BridgeHighway 1 -- the iconic roadway that offers beautiful views of the California coast -- will now be a little bit easier to drive after a ten-mile stretch of the highway received a recent facelift.
Richmond-San Rafael Bridge Concrete Repairs Complete, Caltrans SaysCaltrans began repairs to the bridge after a large concrete chunk hit a car on the bridge's lower deck the morning of Feb. 7. On Thursday, the agency announced joint replacement work on the bridge is complete.