1st California 'Diverging Diamond' Highway Interchange Set to Open Near StocktonThe first-ever "diverging diamond" highway interchange in California is set to open Thanksgiving Week in Manteca three months early.
VIDEO: CHP North Bay Pursuit Tops 130 MPH; Driver Arrested In RichmondA driver who fled an early morning traffic stop in Rohnert Park led California Highway Patrol officers on a high-speed pursuit through three counties, including racing across the San Rafael/Richmond Bridge at speeds of up to 120 mph, before he was apprehended in Richmond.
CHP: Motorcyclist Clocked At 114 MPH In Fairfield Cited Twice For Speeding In Space Of 7 MilesA motorcyclist who was ticketed Tuesday by a CHP officer for riding at 114 miles per hour on I-80 in Fairfield was cited for speeding a second time by another officer only seven miles later, authorities said.
Caltrans Moves To New High-Tech Lane-Striping MachineCommuters driving along Highway 101 in Marin might notice some new striping along the roadway thanks to a new piece of Caltrans equipment.
Dire Warnings Over Fed's Failure To Track Highway EmissionsEight states sued the U.S. Department of Transportation claiming that a failure to track carbon emissions on U.S. highways violates the law.
Thousands Hit The Road On Thanksgiving Getaway DayThe Thanksgiving getaway rush has begun as thousands of Bay Area residents took the roadways and airways Wednesday on their annual treks to visit family and friends for the holiday.
California Democrats And Republicans Could Agree To Hike Gas TaxCalifornia's $59 billion backlog of roadway maintenance projects has Governor Jerry Brown fed up and seeking to raise the state’s gas tax, which hasn't been increased since the early '90s.
Bay Area Commute Dubbed 'Most Predictable' In The NationBay Area traffic may be rough, but at least it's expected.
Levi's Stadium Camera System Keeping Watchful Eye On Traffic, 49ers FansLevi's Stadium is the new "it" spot in the Bay Area and it turns out the thousands of people who've been flocking to the games are all being watched with a new cutting edge camera system.
MTC Uses High-Tech Traffic Reporting To Decongest Bay Area FreewaysThe Metropolitan Transportation Commission believes that with these traffic reporting technologies, it will be possible to squeeze another 20 percent efficiency out of Bay Area freeways.
Study: Self-Driving Cars Would Eliminate Majority Of Traffic Deaths, CongestionIn some ways, computers make ideal drivers: They don't drink and then climb behind the wheel.
VTA Solicits Public Opinion On South Bay Transit NeedsPublic hearings will be held this week in the South Bay to get the public’s input on Silicon Valley's transportation needs. The first one is scheduled for Tuesday afternoon in San Jose.
San Francisco Commute Speeds Drop DramaticallyDriving into and out of San Francisco is taking longer these days, according to a new city study that shows a significant drop in commute speeds.
Roads Getting Repaved In California Despite Economic DownturnRoads throughout California are being repaved at a rapid rate, but that could end if Congress does not renew a transportation bill this month.
VTA Receives Major Funding To Improve South Bay CongestionThe more than $150 million in funding will be used for carpool lanes and expanding Interstate 880 between San Jose and Milpitas.