Danville Scales Back Street Closure After Retailer ComplaintsClosing down the main street to allow for outdoor dining has been a popular idea in many smaller Bay Area cities. But in some cases, the closures are hurting businesses.
San Francisco to Prohibit Private Vehicles on Major Section of Market StreetA 2.2-mile stretch of Market Street east of Tenth will be closed to private vehicles beginning next Wednesday.
Hayes Valley ‘Open Street’ Project Now Permanently Closed To Cars, Open To BikesOctavia between Linden and Hayes streets will now permanently provide open pedestrian space on both sides surrounding the Patricia's Green park and remain closed to cars.
Hazardous Materials Incident Prompts Vacaville Street ClosureA “hazardous materials incident” has prompted the closure of an intersection in Vacaville on Monday morning, police said.
Bay to Breakers, Often Wild, Likely Will Be Wet TooBay to Breakers is known for its runners' colorful costumes but they might get soggy at this year's race with rain showers in the Sunday forecast.
Dangling Sheet Metal Closes Taylor Street In San FranciscoA piece of sheet metal hanging from the side of a building several stories up in San Francisco's Union Square has forced the closure of streets in the area.
Suspect Fatally Shot By Napa Police After Firing On OfficersA suspect who opened fire on authorities in Napa while driving a car was fatally shot by officers in a deadly confrontation Tuesday afternoon, according to the Napa Chief of Police.
Water Main Break Causes Havoc In Oakland NeighborhoodCrews are working Friday morning to repair a major water main break in Oakland's Dimond neighborhood that has closed a freeway on-ramp and street and created a huge sinkhole, according to an East Bay MUD.
San Francisco Kicks Off New Season Of 'Sunday Streets' Along WaterfrontA new season of Sunday Streets began Sunday morning along San Francisco's Embarcadero.
Suspicious Package Prompts Street Closures In SF Mission DistrictStreets have reopened in San Francisco's Mission district after a police bomb squad investigated a suspicious package.
Annual Folsom Street Fair Brings Bawdy Celebration To SF SoMaThe adult-oriented fair, which takes place from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., draws hundreds of thousands of people to the stretch of Folsom Street between Seventh and 12th streets
Bomb Squad Evacuates SF Apartment Building, Closes Streets Over Suspicious ItemsSuspicious items that were reported inside an apartment building in San Francisco’s Tenderloin neighborhood Friday morning were deemed harmless, police said.