Coronavirus Update: Grand Princess Passenger Exodus Grinds On; Some Evacuees Head To Bay Area HotelsPatience was wearing thin early Tuesday among the hundreds of passengers still aboard the coronavirus-stricken Grand Princess, who were awaiting their orders to get off the boat at the Port of Oakland, travel to a military base and begin a mandated 14-day quarantine before they will be allowed to return to their homes.
Neighbors Express Fears, Concerns Over Coronavirus-Stricken Cruise Ship In West OaklandWhen the Grand Princess arrived at port in West Oakland it brought more than just Covid-19. It also brought fear to people in the community.
Coronavirus Fears Impacting Shipping Business At Port Of OaklandThe coronavirus outbreak is affecting business around the world with the Port of Oakland here in the Bay Area just starting to feel the impact.
Trump Tariff Fears Replaced By Coronavirus Concerns At Port Of OaklandWhile the Port of Oakland continues to bustle with activity and both import and exports have increased, the international effects of the coronavirus has shipping officials casting a wary eye to the future.
New Oakland Port Director Discusses A's Ballpark Proposal In AddressThe new executive director of the Port of Oakland believes the proposed new Oakland A's baseball stadium can be compatible with the port's maritime operations despite concerns raised by union and business leaders.
Bay Area Scientists Develop Low-Cost Monitor to Measure Airborne SootBlack carbon -- commonly called soot -- pours out of trucks, trains, ships and power plants. It has been linked to premature deaths and climate change and, until recently, it has been hard to track.
Port of Oakland Freight Hauler to Road-Test Electric Big Rigs This FallA freight hauler at the Port of Oakland is planning to try out two electric-powered big-rig trucks on the highway by October, port officials said this week.
Oakland A's New Ballpark Opponents Air Grievances At City Council MeetingStakeholders at the Port of Oakland on Tuesday gave the Oakland City Council an earful of concerns with a proposal for a new Oakland A's ballpark near Jack London Square.
Port Of Oakland Replaces Diesel-Guzzling Cranes With Hybrid DesignsAt the Port of Oakland, officials are trying to save money by switching some of the cargo cranes to operate on a mix of electrical and diesel power.
Port Of Oakland Leader Warns That Tariffs On China Threaten U.S. EconomyA Port of Oakland official is adding his voice to the growing choirs of criticism aimed at President Donald Trump's ongoing trade war with China.
Port Of Oakland Board Votes To Advance A's Howard Terminal Ballpark PlanThe Port of Oakland’s Board of Directors unanimously approved an exclusive negotiating agreement with the Oakland Athletics Monday afternoon, a move that may lead to the construction of a new stadium at the inactive Howard Terminal, over the objection of many port workers.
Port Releases Key Financial Document Governing Oakland A's Ballpark PlanThe deal to build a new waterfront baseball stadium for the Oakland A's moved forward Friday with the Port of Oakland's release of a key financial document intended to guide negotiations over a potential lease of port property for the project.
Four Shipping Containers Catch Fire At Port Of OaklandFour shipping containers full of food products burned at the Port of Oakland Sunday night, an Oakland Fire Department battalion chief said.
Oakland Port Maritime Industry Concerned About Proposed Athletics StadiumAs the term sheet for the proposed Oakland A's stadium pulls ever closer, the Port of Oakland's maritime industry says Howard Terminal needs to be protected.
Train T-Bones Container Truck Near Port of OaklandA Union Pacific locomotive collided with a container truck at Middle Harbor Road near the Port of Oakland Friday evening.