State Senator Proposes Bill to Make Flood-Prone Highway 37 a Toll RoadState Senator Bill Dodd, D-Napa, Friday said he has introduced legislation to form a toll authority that would collect money for improvements to flood-prone Highway 37.
Magnitude 3.6 Earthquake Rattles San Pablo Bay AreaThe U.S. Geological Survey has reported a 3.7 magnitude earthquake striking in the area of San Pablo Bay at 3:22 p.m. Monday afternoon.
25-50 Gallons Of Oil Spilled In Leak Near Phillips 66 RefineryAn estimated 25 to 50 gallons of oil apparently leaked from a pipeline on Monday, causing a spill into San Pablo Bay near the Phillips 66 refinery, a state Department of Fish and Wildlife spokesman said Wednesday.
Oil Sheen Reported On San Pablo Bay Near Phillips 66 RefineryAn oil spill was reported Monday morning in the San Pablo Bay near the Phillips 66 refinery in Contra Costa County.
Philips 66 Wants To Double Oil Tankers Arriving At Rodeo RefineryThe oil company, Phillips 66, wants to double the number of tankers bringing in crude oil to the Bay Area every year.
Air District Issues Nuisance Violations For Oil Sheen In San Pablo Bay Last YearThe Sept., 2017 incident prompted a shelter-in-place order, 1,430 odor complaints from the public and 100 hospital visits.
Arabian Crude Oil Headed To Phillips 66 Refinery Ended Up In San Pablo BayArabian crude oil moved from a tanker to the Phillips 66 refinery in Rodeo was source of oil sheen visible on the San Pablo Bay last month.
Second Oil Sheen Spotted Near Phillips 66 RefineryU.S. Coast Guard officials on Wednesday said two oil sheens were discovered near the Phillips 66 Refinery in Rodeo and in northern San Pablo Bay.
Man-Made Levee Breach At Sears Point Creates New Tidal Marsh In Sonoma CountyA man-made breach in the Sears Point levee in southern Sonoma County Sunday allowed high-tide salt water from San Pablo Bay to begin filling a 1,000-acre tidal marsh basin.
Coast Guard Calls Off Search For Mystery Plane That Crashed In San Pablo BayThe search was launched after a Contra Costa County teacher reported her students had seen a plane spiraling out of control into the water.
High-Tech Binoculars On Marin County Trail Simulate Bay Vistas After Decades Of Global WarmingSophisticated software-enhanced binoculars installed on the Marin County shoreline will let viewers envision the San Pablo Bay after decades of global warming and rising sea levels.
American Canyon Woman Found Dead On Shore Of San Pablo BayA woman who was found dead on the shore of San Pablo Bay in Rodeo on Saturday has been identified as 58-year-old Cynthia Andrews of American Canyon, a Contra Costa County coroner’s deputy said Monday.
Body Of Woman Washes Ashore By San Pablo Bay In RodeoA 58-year-old woman was found dead by the San Pablo Bay in Rodeo in Contra Costa County Saturday morning.
Environmental Group Names Bay Area’s ‘Dirtiest’ Beach A Marin County beach has earned the dubious distinction of being named the dirtiest in the Bay Area.
NTSB: Pilot Error Led To Fatal Mid-Air Plane Crash Over San Pablo BayA fatal mid-air collision over San Pablo Bay occurred when the pilot of a small airplane misjudged the space between his plane and another small aircraft, according to a preliminary National Transportation Safety Board report.