Work To Replace Expansion Joints Continues On Richmond-San Rafael BridgeDrivers on the westbound upper deck of the Richmond-San Rafael bridge will see sparks flying for several months as highway work crews replace dozens of expansion joints, one of which failed last month and dropped concrete on top of vehicles below.
All Lanes Of Richmond-San Rafael Bridge Reopen After Emergency RoadworkCHP have issued a traffic alert for both directions of the Richmond San Rafael Bridge Friday afternoon when emergency roadwork forced the brief closure of two lanes traveling east and west, according to authorities.
Richmond-San Rafael Bridge Repairs On Hold Indefinitely Due To RainDue to inclement weather, Caltrans has indefinitely postponed repair work on the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge, where chunks of concrete started falling onto vehicles on the eastbound lower deck last month.
Crews Forced To Replace 32 Expansion Joints On Richmond-San Rafael BridgeEngineers overseeing the emergency repair of a failed expansion joint on the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge that sent debris tumbling down onto the lower eastbound lanes have determined that an additional 31 joints now need to be replaced.
Permanent Fix To Richmond-San Rafael Bridge Delayed Due To StormsBecause of predicted rain storms this week, Caltrans’ contractor will begin the permanent repair work to replace the expansion joint on the I-580 Richmond-San Rafael Bridge during the week of Feb. 18.
Some Drivers Doubt Safety Of Richmond-San Rafael Bridge Despite Temporary FixDespite reassurances and temporary repairs, some commuters are worried about the safety of the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge.
Caltrans Closes Lanes Of Richmond-San Rafael Bridge Overnight For RepairsCaltrans announced Friday evening that only one lane of the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge would be open in each direction overnight as crews made repairs in the area where loosened concrete fell from the upper deck the day before.
All Lanes Reopened On Richmond-San Rafael Bridge After Concrete Chunks FellCHP and Caltrans have reopened all lanes on the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge Thursday after authorities were forced to close the span multiple times due to falling concrete from the upper deck.
Cyclists Dismiss Idea For Cars Using Bike Lane On Richmond-San Rafael BridgeA proposal to let cars use the planned bike lane on the upper deck of the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge is not setting well with cyclists.
Sailboat Crashes Into Richmond-San Rafael BridgeA sailboat crashed into the Richmond-San Rafael bridge on Sunday afternoon at around 2:30 p.m. There were no reported injuries and there was no damage to the bridge.
Overturned Car Cleared From Eastbound Richmond-San Rafael BridgeAn overturned vehicle on eastbound I-580 in the middle of the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge slowed traffic during a busy Friday evening commute, according to authorities.
School Bus Fire Snarls Westbound Traffic On Richmond San Rafael BridgeA fire on a school bus traveling on the Richmond San Rafael Bridge Friday afternoon shutdown all westbound lanes on the span for about a half an hour, according to authorities.
Drivers Ordered To Ignore New Signs On Richmond Bridge During TestingDrivers using the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge are being told to ignore the electronic signs on the span during a testing phase over the next two or three weeks.
3rd Lane On Richmond-San Rafael Bridge Nearly CompleteRelief for drivers on one of the Bay Area's worst commutes is in sight as there is finally a timeline for the opening for the opening of a third lane on the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge, according to the Metropolitan Transportation Commission.
Early Rush: Bay Area Traffic Significantly Up During 4 AM HourNew data from the Metropolitan Transportation Commission suggests you may have to set the alarm even earlier.