Big Rig Accident on Bay Bridge Points Up Vulnerability in Disaster PreparednessEmergency planners are grappling with this question: if one accident can shut down the city’s traffic flow for hours, what happens in major disaster?
Studies Show Uber, Lyft Make Cities' Traffic Congestion WorseSeveral studies suggest that ride-hailing companies are pulling riders off buses, subways, bicycles and their own feet and putting them in cars instead.
Hwy 17 Gridlocked Due To Mudslide, Debris On RoadState Highway 17 in Santa Clara County was gridlocked Wednesday evening after rocks, mud and debris blocked a lane of southbound traffic.
California To Study Powering The Grid With GridlockCalifornia wants to find out if piezoelectric crystals could be used to produce electricity from the energy created by vehicles driving on roads.
Major Gridlock Grips San Francisco As Construction Begins On Super Bowl CityKickoff for Super Bowl 50 is still days away, but major gridlock has already arrived in San Francisco due to construction on Super Bowl City.
Google Taps Avant-Garde European Architects To Design Controversial New HQ In Mountain ViewSome Mountain View residents fear Google is changing the face of their city. Those concerns could peak they see the architectural plans for Google's proposed expansion of its headquarters.
San Francisco Bicycle Coalition Wants To Know Most Dangerous Streets, Starts #ParkingDirtySF Social Media CampaignThis comes as San Francisco officials are looking to crack down on drivers who double park or "block the box."
Caltrans To Close Lanes At Night On Bay Bridge For Joint Replacement ProjectAnywhere from one to four lanes westbound on the Bay Bridge will be closed starting Friday night, as Caltrans works to replace six deteriorating joints.
5 Most Congested Cities In The U.S.Mapping and navigation company reveals the cities in the U.S. where getting stuck in traffic is almost inevitable...
Caltrans Criticized Over Handling Of Bay Bridge’s Emergency Repairs The timing of the Bay Bridge’s emergency repair on Wednesday during a San Francisco Giants’ game that caused massive gridlock has received plenty of criticism.
Mountain View Councilman Wants Vehicle Cap For Google ComplexA Mountain View city councilman is proposing a cap on the amount of vehicles that can park at the Google complex as the daily gridlock has become an increasing frustration for both the company’s employees and the area’s residents.
Concerts, Ball Games Mean Gridlocked Roadways Friday EveningBay Area roadways are expected to be jam-packed Friday evening, with a bevy of sports events and concerts on tap...
Copper Thieves Target Metering Lights, Add To Bay Area GridlockMotorists are quick to blame solo drivers, out-of-sync traffic lights and an improving economy for San Francisco Bay area traffic gridlock.
Cyclists Prepare To Swarm SF Streets For 20th Anniversary Of Critical MassThis urban center of two-wheeled activism is poised to commemorate two decades of the gathering known as "Critical Mass," a raucous and leaderless bicycle ride and street party.