Coronavirus Pandemic: Newsom Orders Toll-Takers Pulled From Bay Area BridgesCalifornia Gov. Gavin Newsom has ordered the temporary suspension of cash toll collection at the San Francisco Bay Area's seven state-owned bridges in order to minimize the risk of exposure to the coronavirus.
Officials Consider Eliminating Cash Tolls At Bay Area BridgesIn the hopes of improving the efficiency of the Bay Area's clogged freeway system, officials heard plans Wednesday to replace cash tolls with an electronic pay system at the region's seven state-owned bridges.
Voters Will Decide On $3 Bridge Toll Hike On June BallotThe Bay Area Toll Authority board has voted unanimously to add a measure to the June ballot that will ask voters to approve a $3 hike in tolls on all local bridges over 6 years.
Caltrans: Rising Waters From Climate Change Will Endanger Bay Area Freeways A new Caltrans study released Wednesday revealed the havoc rising water levels in the San Francisco Bay caused by climate change could create on Bay Area roadways.
CHP Ask For Public's Help In Bridge Toll Plaza RobberiesThe California Highway Patrol is looking to the public for help finding a driver and an accomplice suspected of robbing two Bay Area toll plazas over the weekend.
Best Street Art In The Bay AreaA look at five of the best spots for amazing street art in the San Francisco Bay Area
Maintenance Contract Approved For Permanent Return Of Bay LightsA maintenance contract approved Wednesday should keep the popular Bay Lights art installation on the western span of the Bay Bridge twinkling well into the next decade.
Senate Report Finds Caltrans Silenced Critics Of Bay Bridge ConstructionA Senate report finds senior officials overseeing construction of the $6.5 billion eastern span of the San Francisco Bay Bridge deliberately brushed off concerns about flawed work and there was a pattern of secrecy on the project.
Take A Look - The Old Bay Bridge Now Has A Gap As Demolition ContinuesThe old eastern span of the Bay Bridge is coming down and here's a picture of its new, gap-tooth smile.
Millions To Be Spent Monitoring Bolts On New Bay BridgeThe story of broken bolts on the new eastern span of the Bay Bridge does not appear to be over as Caltrans says further inspections may cost up to $10 million dollars—not including the price for needed repair work.
After Months Of Delay, Demolition Of Old Bay Bridge Span Begins After two months of delay, demolition of the 1930s-era eastern span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge began on Tuesday.
New Eastern Span Of Bay Bridge Brings Unforeseen Traffic BackupsAfter the Labor Day opening of Bay Bridge, a new commute traffic pattern has emerged, involving earlier and later backups getting to the new eastern span.
New Bay Bridge Opening Completes Decades-Long DreamThe opening of the new eastern span of the Bay Bridge Monday night marks the end of a lengthy process that began shortly after a section of the old span collapsed in the Loma Prieta earthquake in 1989
BART Breaks Ridership Records On First Day Of Bay Bridge ClosureBART ridership rose noticeably because of the Bay Bridge closure Wednesday night to allow crews to transition traffic onto the bridge’s new eastern span, a BART spokesman said Thursday morning.
Phil Matier: Labor Day Bridge Opening Not 'On The Table'Prospects for the new eastern span of the Bay Bridge to open over the Labor Day weekend are fading fast. A Caltrans representative told KCBS, KPIX and Chronicle Insider Phil Matier in Monday's Matier and Ross column that Labor Day is not back on the table.