Gov. Brown Proposes $65 Fee On Drivers As Part Of $3.6 Billion Plan To Fix HighwaysGov. Jerry Brown's administration is proposing to spend $3.6 billion a year for repairs to California's crumbling transportation infrastructure, with some of the money to come from a $65 annual fee on vehicle registrations and increases in diesel and gas taxes tied to inflation.
Muir Woods Entry Fee Going Up From $7 To $10Entry for children under 16 years of age will continue to be free, said the National Park Service, which announced the price increase on Thursday.
'Credibles' App Helping Small Bay Area Businesses Stay Afloat, Reward Repeat CustomersA new app is helping businesses keep cash on hand, and letting customers earn bonuses by pre-paying for the products they need.
Hundreds Of UC Berkeley Students Walk Out Of Classes To Protest Planned Tuition HikesHundreds of UC Berkeley students walked out of classrooms Monday to march in protest of planned tuition hikes.
Pedestrian-Cyclist Toll Coming To The Golden Gate Bridge? District Facing $33 Million DeficitThe Golden Gate Bridge District is revisiting a proposal to charge a sidewalk toll for people who walk or bike across the iconic span.
Despite Free Parking, San Francisco Meters Continue Collecting On Sundays San Francisco may be raking in profits from parking meters when parking is supposed to be free.
San Francisco Supervisor Wants To Lessen The Pain For Victims Of Car TheftA San Francisco Supervisor is hoping to lessen the pain for people who get their cars stolen and then have to pay towing and storage fees if the car is found.
Surrounding Area Braces For Parking Nightmare When 49ers’ Levi’s Stadium Opens With the grand opening of the new 49ers’ Levi’s Stadium just around the corner, Santa Clara’s surrounding neighborhoods and cities are bracing for an influx of football fans looking for parking on game days.
Oakland Garbage Rates Could Jump 50 Percent Under New Contract A new garbage contract could cause sticker shock for Oakland residents. The city is recommending the council approve a new contract with Waste Management that would increase fees by 50 percent.
Phil Matier: Despite Tuition Freeze, State's College Students May Pay More With New FeesTuition hikes at CSU and UC campus may be frozen but that doesn't mean the cost for students isn't rising. Many campuses are now charging "Student Success" fees.
New Year Brings Bay Area Transit Fare IncreasesAlong with the new year, commuters will find fare increases for the transit agencies across the Bay Area.
Task Force Calls For $3 Billion In Taxes And Fees To Upgrade SF TransportationSan Francisco taxpayers could be asked to approve $3 billion in taxes and fees to help pay for fixes for the city's transportation system as a task force assembled by Mayor Ed Lee will bring its recommendations to City Hall on Monday.
Battle Brewing Over Sonoma County Beach Parking Fees The California Department of Parks and Recreation was appealing the Sonoma County Board of Zoning Adjustment’s denial of its plan to install self-pay boxes at 14 beach parking lots from Salt Point to Bodega Head on the Sonoma Coast.
Most Cal State University Campuses Now Charging A Fee To Graduate Graduating students at more than a dozen California public universities will have to hand over money before they are handed their diplomas.
ConsumerWatch: Questions Raised About Bieber-Backed Debit Card?Teen idol Justin Bieber is selling more than music these days. He’s putting his brand on a pre-paid debit card for teenagers.