Massive 10-Year, $575M Project To Rebuild Anderson Reservoir Near Morgan Hill Breaks GroundFlanked by members of Congress and local leaders, the Santa Clara Valley Water District broke ground on a 10-year, $575 million project that will reduce the risk of flooding and help its largest reservoir withstand a major earthquake.
South Bay Contractors Struggling to Find Construction Workers for JobsA shortage of construction workers could be slowing down a building boom in the South Bay.
Russian River Inflatable Dam Replacement To Close Boating In Area Through SummerThe Russian River's inflatable rubber dam near Forestville is being replaced for the first time since 1995, with construction starting Monday and continuing until mid-October.
Massive Rebuild Of Anderson Dam Set To Impact Morgan Hill Residents For YearsThe Santa Clara Valley Water District is about to start work on one of its biggest construction project in decades: the rebuilding of Anderson Dam east of Morgan Hill.
BART Construction Between South Hayward, Union City To Prompt Upcoming Weekend Track ShutdownsBay Area Rapid Transit officials announced that the tracks between the South Hayward and Union City will be shut down for several weekends in late spring, as well as September and October, due to construction work.
Construction Set To Begin On Gondola Connecting Alpine Meadows To Squaw ValleyConstruction is set to begin this summer on a gondola connecting two of Lake Tahoe's biggest ski resorts.
Construction Workers On Vallejo Bridge Project Find 2 People Living In CaveConstruction workers rebuilding a bridge in Vallejo on Friday unexpectedly found two people living in a cave dug into an embankment, authorities said.
State Ban on Disposing Treated Wood Hammers Home-Improvement BusinessThe state of California has banned the disposal of a common building material and it is leaving homeowners and contractors with no place to dump it.
Co-Workers Sentenced In 2018 Death Of Daly City Construction WorkerThe owner and three employees of a Livermore-based construction company have each received a jail sentence for charges related to the death of another employee at a Daly City work site in 2018.
Fast-Rising El Cerrito Housing Hub a Model of Bay Area Modular Construction, Manufacturing ProwessBay Area modular-construction companies are behind the rapid rise of a long-awaited transit-oriented development next to the El Cerrito Del Norte BART station.
Half Moon Bay Breaks Ground On Highway 1 Traffic Safety ProjectThe city of Half Moon Bay broke ground Thursday on a traffic safety project along state Highway 1 that will realign its intersection with Main Street and Higgins Canyon Road.
Construction Of Backyard Granny Flats Booming In Bay Area During PandemicRedwood City-based Abodu says interest in its accessory dwelling units or ADUs, also known as granny flats or backyard cottages, has more than doubled since the pandemic began.
Self-Help Workers in St. Helena Build Their Own HomesA self-help housing project in St. Helena is building homes for lower-income families in one of the most expensive communities in the Bay Area.
Berkeley Holding Meetings on Development At BART StationsThe city of Berkeley plans to hold the first of three community meetings on Monday to discuss planning for the Ashby and North Berkeley BART stations.
Homebound Pandemic DIYers Put Pinch on Lumber SuppliesYour next home-improvement project may well cost more due to a shortage of lumber and you can blame COVID-19 for it.